VAM 9

VAMs

Primary Characteristics

9 - Doubled 18, Dot in O

Identified in 1975 by Jim Baxter

 

Interest Level 2 - Some Interest

Rarity 4 - Vary Scarce

Reeds 176

 

Obverse Hub III2 Die 1

The first 8 is slightly doubled at the top inside of the upper and lower loops, and strongly doubled at right outside of both loops.  The first 1 is slightly doubled at the right side of the vertical shaft.  The second 8 has an indentation at to left outside of the lower loop.

 

Reverse Hub C3 Die g

Die 1 - There is a small raised die chip in the middle of the type II O mint mark opening, with a diagonal polishing line below it.

 

Some of the  leaves in the right wreath, STATES OF, and tops of In God We Trust are slightly doubled towards the rim.

 

Reverse Hub C3 Die a

Die 2 - This is the same die as VAM-28 reverse Die 2.

Die Marker - Diagonal polishing line on the second inner feather from the bottom of the eagle's left wing.

 

This reverse is shared with VAMs:

9 - Doubled 18, Dot in O

46 - Doubled 18, Dot O

 

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Other Characteristics

Obverse -  This obverse is shared with:

VAM 13 - Doubled 8, O/O High

 

Reverse - The O is set slightly high

PCGS Graded Coins - Die 1

PCGS Graded Coins - Die 2