1900-O VAM-11 O/CC High Shifted Left

Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, December 1965.

This coin is a Top 100 Morgan VAM.

11 III2 3 - C3i (O/CC High Shifted Left) (181) I-4 R-4
Obverse III2 3 - Date set much further left than normal. Open 9.
Reverse C3i - O mint mark centered and punched over CC. The CC mint mark remains are set high and shifted to the left. The arch of the first C is visible on the left. The second C shows as a spike on O to the lower right.

Comments:
1- The 1900-O/CC VAM-11 is one of several O over CC coins. These VAMs include 1900-O VAM-7, 1900-O VAM-7a, 1900-O VAM-8a, 1900-O VAM-9, 1900-O VAM-10, 1900-O VAM-11 and 1900-O VAM-12.
Threads:

No LVA Plate Photo:

Additional photos:
external image 1900_O_cc_Vam11_ldsa.jpg
external image 1900_O_cc_Vam11_ldsb.jpg
external image 1900_O_cc_Vam11_ldsc.jpg
external image 1900_O_cc_Vam11_ldsd.jpg
1900ccw.jpg

Additionally, a common die marker for this VAM is a "Thread-Like" impression on the lower cap, above the hair ribbon.
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Note: MDS Specimen with no threadlike impression on cap...unverified could be worn off
Clashed n and Clashed t, bow crack, chip on obverse between P and L all to minor to list and clashed transfer is a matter opinion
and LVA has seen several similar specimens.
1900_OCC_V11_LDS_4COMP.jpg
1900_OCC_V11CLASHED44.jpg

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-11 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©Heritage Auctions©
1900-O_RonH_VAM-11_OBV.jpg

1900-O_RonH_VAM-11_REV.jpg

A little later in this pair's run....
1900-O_RonH_VAM-11_LDS_OBV_1.jpg
1900-O_RonH_VAM-11_LDS_REV_1.jpg

1900_O_OCC_V11NEWobvcropped-crop.jpg
1900_O_OCC_V11NEWrevcropped-crop.jpg
From Heritage's auction archives another here here here



Price History:

PCGS MS64 (Unattributed) - $699 eBay 3/13/2011


Condition Census:

10/2013
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
PCGS
VAM-11
MS
132
0
0
1
5
3
11
0
5
6
8
0
3
20
28
32
7
2
0
0
0
0
ANACS
VAM-11
MS
511
0
0
0
3
11
44
97
41
18
29
28
21
73
69
32
12
0
0
0
0
0
SEGS
VAM-11
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
ICG
VAM-11
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
VSS
VAM-11
MS
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PCI
VAM-11
MS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NGC
VAM-11
MS
140
0
0
0
1
8
11
4
3
4
12
3
6
26
27
29
6
0
0
0
0
0
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