1879-S VAM-49 Doubled Date, S/S Far Right
Discovered by Larry Briggs, March 2000.
49 III2 11 · C3o (Doubled Date, S/S Far Right) ( ? ) I-3 R-6
Obverse III2 11 – Entire date is doubled. 1 is doubled at very top and top right of vertical shaft. 8 is doubled at top outside of upper loop and bottom right outside of lower loop. 7 is doubled below crossbar and on right side of vertical shaft. 9 is doubled on left outside of both loops.
Reverse C3o – Medium IV S mint mark re-punched with original showing as vertical teardrop to right of lower loop.
1- This obverse die was used on VAM-22 and VAM-49.
2- There is a cud on this obverse which was used with at least two different reverse dies.