1885-O VAM-5

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1885-O VAM-5 Slanted High Far Date

Discovered by William Zavressa, January 1968.
5(revised) III25 · C3a (Slanted High Far Date) (181)
Obverse III25– Date set high and slanted with 5 higher than 1. Date set further right than normal.
Reverse C3a-III o mint mark in normal position with slight tit to left and arc of die flake on surface of left side.

Emission Sequence


  1. Photo below of mintmark, from LVA " Since not die dbld O m/m, but rather a die flake, kept C3a designation and described it in listing ".


LVA Plate Photos:

1885-O VAM-5 High Slanted Far Date.jpg SWH 1885-O VAM -5 PLATE PHOTO MM 01062010.jpg

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Full Coin Photos

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