1880-P VAM-21

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1880-P VAM-21 Doubled Date, Stars & Motto

Discovered by Dave Borofski, September 1973. Revised 2011. Revised 2018.
21 (revised) III2 21 ∙ C3a (Doubled Date, Stars & Motto) I-2 R-5 (SSDC R-3)
Obverse III2 21 – Doubled date with 1 slightly below upper and lower crossbars, left 8 on bottom outside of lower loop with some showing a short spike between loops on right, right 8 slightly on lower left outside of upper loop and 0 at top left inside and slightly on lower left inside. Doubled left and right stars and motto slightly E PLURIBUS UNUM towards rim.
Die Marker - Wide die gouge at hair loop above zero.(Doubled 188 similar to VAM-34 but 21 also has doubled top inside of 0.)

1. [[1]]
2. LVA Revision Letter

LVA Plate Photos:

Additional Photos:

Sentry02 1880P-DatePosition-Combined.jpg
Another coin's date.
The 1 and the second 8.
Prominent obverse die scratches might be useful in locking down the attribution. These may or may not exist on all examples.
Die gouge from Leaf toward top of cap
Unlisted slightly doubled reverse both left and right wreath

Full Coin Photos

Large Full Coin Copyrighted© VAM-21 Images on loan to VAMworld courtesy ©[Heritage Auctions]