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    Undated (1851) Ring Cent Pattern, PR65 1851 P1C One Cent, Judd-127 Original, Pollock-149, Low R.6, PR65 PCGS. Struck on a perforated annular planchet. The obverse has CENT above and ONE TENTH SILVER below. The reverse shows a wreath of laurel around the second, larger ring with the legend UNITED STATES OF AMERICA outside. Struck in billon with a plain edge. An early attempt at a small cent coin, these pieces were made in response to Congressman Sam F. Vinton of the House Ways and Means Committee's bill that was drafted in 1849. Light gray patina overall with occasional patches of deeper gray.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 298K, PCGS# 11545)


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2007
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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