1881-O VAM-26 Doubled 18
Discovered by Leroy Van Allen, June 1984. Revised 2011, 2014, 2016
26 (revised) III2 15 - C3a (Doubled 18) (176) I-2 R-5
Obverse III2 15 - Doubled 18 in date with 1 doubled slightly at top right of vertical shaft and left 8 doubled at top outside, left inside and right outside of upper loop. Small patch of rusted die pitting at hair curl in front of ear.
Die marker - Three short horizontal die scratches above Nose
Reverse C3a - II O mint mark very slightly tilted left at normal height.
Die marker - Fine pitting in diagonal line at top of eagle's wing-neck gap.
LVA Plate Photos:
Full Coin Photos
From Hawkeye, Large Full Coin photo VAM-26 courtesy Variety Slabbing Service