Rmg 1898O 071615
1898-O VAM-13A Very Near Date, O Set High, Tripled 8, Clashed Obverse t
Discovered by Mark Kimpton, April 2003.
Double T Obverse, Tripled left and right reverse
13A(revised) III2 8 · C3b (Very Near Date, O Set High, Tripled 8, Clashed Obverse t) (181) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 8– Multiple clashed die with single or double partial incuse last t in Trust and wing edge from reverse showing in right vee of lower hair edge.
Reverse C3b– Medium O mint mark set high and upright.
'Comments:'1- Confused with the 1898-O VAM-23 which has a strong single clash and very near date...check your Bow and Date cracks!!!
Posted Raw Coin Comments:
- Triple Clash obv.
- Notice top set of left leaves on Rev, shows Tripling.
- Some "t" shots look tripled.
- "GEM" quality coin. Update: PCGS MS-63 10/18/15 32911293
- Collaboration by: rmg/lae2
Windycity coin; http://www.vamworld.wikispaces.com/message/view/home/12999607
Ron1883 coin; http://www.vamworld.wikispaces.com/share/view/74171226
Ron1883 WLT coin; http://www.vamworld.wikispaces.com/share/view/74422619
3 LVA Plate Photos:
1898-O VAM-13A Raw coin, (181) I-2 R-5.
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Photo below seems to show a "Triple t ".
1898-O V-13A Comparison. MDS - LDS Left leaf cluster Clashes.