VAM 71

VAMs

Primary Characteristics

71 - Doubled 18-1, Legend, and Left Wreath

 

Discovered in 2016 by Jim Longe

 

Interest Level 2 - Some Interest

Rarity 5 - Rare

Reeds 176

 

Obverse Hub III2 Die 48

Obverse die 48 has a slightly doubled 18-1 with the left 1 at top right of vertical shaft, the left 8 at top outside, and the right 1 as a notch at lower left outside of vertical shaft. There is a very slight doubling of ear at the right inside and earlobe.

 

Die marker - There is a single diagonal polishing line at the bottom right of Y in LIBERTY continuing over into hair.

 

Reverse Hub C3 Die p

Tripled and doubled leaves in the left wreath towards rim. The bottom inside of UNITED STATES O is doubled towards rim. The mint mark is tilted slightly to the left at normal height.

 

Die marker - Fine raised dots of die pitting on two leaves of left wreath opposite IT of UNITED

 

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