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.
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.
LVA Plate Photos
Discovery coin date position:
Mint Mark position. Note shallow die gouge difficult to see:
Another die crack in field extending from rim above U through back of cap: