1927-S VAM-3

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1927-S VAM-3 Doubled Leaves

Discovered by Jeff Oxman, February 1998.
This coin is a Top 50 Peace Dollar VAM.
3 II 1 · B2c (Doubled Leaves) I-3 R-4
Obverse II1 - Diagonal die gouge at top right of designer's initials. Also on VAM-1J.
Reverse B2c - Doubled bottom edges of upper olive leaves and slightly doubled rear edge of leg feathers.

Comments:
1. VAM-5 also has a doubled reverse, but doubling is not as strong as VAM 3.
2. EDS of obverse die was first paired with a normal reverse die - 1927-S VAM-1J

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Additional Photos:

1927-S VAM 3 Photo 1.jpg
Obverse die marker is an oblique die gouge in the DI.
DKC1927S VAM 3 DGO.jpg Colwillys 1927 S 2289.jpg

Colwillys 1927 S 2290.jpg Colwillys 1927 S 2291.jpg

Full Coin Photos

2 full coin copyrighted© VAM-3 images below on loan to VAMworld courtesy of ©[Heritage Auctions]
Ha27S-3-obv.jpg

Ha27S-3-rev.jpg
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