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1880-P VAM-29A 8/7 Checkmark, Doubled 80, Clashed Obverse n
Original VAM-29 discovered by Henry Dierkoph, October 1977. VAM-29A Discovery May 2008 by Joseph Wilson (AKA MitzyDog)
"Eliminated, incorporated into VAM-29"
This coin is a
29 III2 29 ∙ C3a (8/7 Checkmark, Doubled 80, Clashed Obverse n) (178) I-3 R-5
Obverse III2 29
Doubled 80 in date and 8/7 check mark similar to VAM-16. Second 8 dbld on lower left outside of upper loop,o at top left and right outside but not as strong as VAM-16. Left 8 has die chip on upper left inside of lower loop. Remains of 7 shows on surface of left side of upper loop of second 8 in form of a check marker. Right side of check mark is more curved than VAM-16. Clashed die with partial incuse n of In from reverse showing next to Liberty head neck. Later die state than VAM-53A.
Normal die, die scratch on wing.
This obverse appears on
This reverse also appears on VAM's,
LVA Plate Photo:
DIE SCRATCH RIGHT WING....(your left looking at coin)
DIE GOUGE BETWEEN G&O of GOD...
The dot on the cap has not been found on any other die states but only on this coin. Most likely it is not a die chip but pmd.
use as a die marker. However the die scratch on the hair IS a great die marker as it is on clashed and unclashed examples.
Dot on bottom of cap....
Die scratch in hair...
NGC Population for 1880-P VAM-29
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