1898-S VAM-12 Near Date, Doubled Second 8, S/S High
Discovered by Martin Field, January 1985.
12 III2 8 - C3h (Doubled Second 8, S/S High) (186) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 8 - Second 8 doubled at top inside of lower loop. Date set further left than nornal.
Reverse C3h - Mint mark set high and doubled to right of top serif and left side of bottom serif.
LVA Plate Photos:
Second 8 slightly doubled at top inside of lower loop
This specific obverse may be further identified by a threadlike impression that
resembles a question mark on the lower portion of Liberty's cap.
The marriage features a strongly repunched mintmark
Full Coin Photos
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