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    1851 Small Cent in Copper
    Judd-130, PR65+ Red and Brown

    1851 P1C One Cent, Judd-130 Restrike, Pollock-154, R.7, PR65+ Red and Brown PCGS. Ex: Simpson. This undated pattern has one side showing CENT above and ONE TENTH SILVER below. The other side exhibits a wreath of laurel around the second, larger ring with the legend UNITED STATES OF AMERICA outside. Struck in copper with a plain edge on an unperforated annular planchet. Reportedly, half a dozen or so pieces are known, all of which are restrikes. Copper-orange color blends nicely with golden-brown throughout this Plus-graded Gem small cent pattern. A couple of unimportant carbon spots are noted.
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    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 298S, PCGS# 11555)

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