1899-S VAM-12 High S, Tilted Right
Discovered by Jay Meltze, October 1981.
12 III2 1 C3h (High S, Tilted Right) (184) I-2 R-3
Obverse III2 1 - Open 9's.
Reverse C3h - Narrow medium mint mark set high and tilted to right.
1. That "Some specimens have die chip in wreath opposite NI of UNITED." is in error and is in reference to late stage VAM-14.
2. Since VAM numbers are assigned by die classification, and not just by die pairing, multiple die pairings may exist.
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