1900-O VAM-23D

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1900-O VAM-23D Near Slanted Date, High O, Gouges Ear & O

Discovered March 2010, Reclassified 2015 as VAM-23D1
23D III2 15 - C3l (Near Slanted Date, High O, Gouges Ear & O) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 15 - Heavy die gouges inside ear.
Reverse C3l - Faint shallow diagonal die gouge through III O mint mark right side.
Comments:
1- Date set further left than normal and slanted with 1 very close to rim. High O mint mark. Gouges Ear & O
2- VAM 23D split into VAMs 23D1 and 23D2 with the discovery of the VAM 23D2 in 2015.
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LVA Plate Photos

Grw1900 O 23D ear.jpgGrw1900 O 23D MM.jpg

Additional Photos

Discovery coin date position:
Grw1900 O 23D date.jpg
Mint Mark position. Note shallow die gouge difficult to see:
Grw1900 O 23D MM1.jpg
Another die crack in field extending from rim above U through back of cap:
Grw1900 O 23D crack.jpg
Raw MS63
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