Revised 2014 by Bill Toland
'8C II1 - B2k ('Doubled Wing Edge, Gouged Eye, Pitted 9, Shortened Reverse Rays) I-3 R-5
Obverse II 1– Die filed with lines above TRV that removed clashed N. Clash bars below R in LIBERTY Later die state than VAM 8B but earlier than 8A.
Reverse B2k– Die filed in attempt to remove heavy clash marks causing shortened rays behind eagle’s neck, shortened ray behind eagle’s leg and heavy file lines in left and right fields. Removed Clashed ‘E’ and long clash spike. Later die state than VAM 8B but earlier than 8C.
Comments: Formally VAM 8, it is later die state than VAM 8B but earlier than VAM 8A & 8D.