1880-S VAM-11 0/9 Overdate

Discovered by James Cornish, April 1967.

This coin is a Hot 50 Morgan VAM.

11 III2 7 ∙ C3f (0/9) (184) I-4 R-3
Obverse III2 7 – Metal with polishing marks in the remains of the 9 within the top of the opening in 0 of the date. There is a bulge on the outside of the 0 at 10 o'clock. The top loop of the second 8 has a few dots of metal on the right outside of lower loop. 1 doubled on right side of shaft and below upper crossbar. Second 8 doubled at lower outside of upper loop.
Reverse C3f – (medium) IV S mint mark set high and repunched with short vertical spike extending downwards from middle of top loop opening and curved line in middle inside of lower loop opening.

Comments:
1- The so called 1880/79-S overdate, one of the Hot 50. Die polishing marks are evident.

LVA Plate Photo:
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Additional photos:
RDM 1880-S 0over9 VAM 11 Obv a neck 020314.jpg
1880-S_VAM-11_C.jpg
1880-S_VAM-11_E.jpg
RDM 1880-S VAM 11 Rev a S 020314.jpg

Here is the eagle leg with the dot.
RDM 1880-S VAM 11 Rev b leg 0203114.jpg

Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-11 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions ATTRIBUTED BY John Roberts at ANACSANACS_LOGO3.jpg
1880-S_RonH_VAM-11_OBV_01072014a.jpg
1880-S_RonH_VAM-11_REV_01072014a.jpg
From Heritage's auction archives another here here



Price History:

1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS63 $65 Teletrade July-17-2011
1880-S VAM-11 Raw MS60 $52.99 eBay on 5/4/08
1880-S VAM-11 ANACS MS65DMPL $590.63 VAMquest Feb-2007
1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS65 $336.76 eBay Feb-05-2007
1880-S VAM-11 ANACS MS65 $142.00 eBay Jan-19-2007
1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS64 $185.27 eBay Feb-06-2007
1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS64 $150.09 eBay Jan-25-2007
1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS63 $122.50 eBay Feb-05-2007
1880-S VAM-11 NGC MS63 $115.00 eBay Feb-05-2007
1880-S VAM-11 ANACS MS62 $65.00 eBay Jan-17-2007
1880-S VAM-11 PCGS MS64DMPL $452.00 eBay 09/18/11




Condition Census:

8/29/2013
TPG
Variety
Designation
Total
1-3
4-6
8-10
12-15
20-35
40-45
50
53
55
58
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MS
680
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
5
6
11
19
76
237
219
96
6
1
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSCD
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSDM
65
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
16
15
17
15
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSOP
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSPL
26
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
5
8
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSUD
7
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MS
277
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
5
15
48
86
75
41
6
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSPL
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
4
4
3
0
0
0
0
0
PCGS
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSDM
25
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
4
7
8
4
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-11 HOT 50
MS
609
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
3
5
24
134
224
153
51
11
1
0
0
NGC
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSPL
23
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
5
7
4
3
1
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-11 HOT 50
MSDM
32
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
22
6
2
0
0
0
0
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