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    1859 Indian Cent in Copper or Bronze
    Judd-230, Snow-PT1a, PR65+ Brown

    1859 DT1C Indian Cent, Judd-230, Pollock-274, Snow-PT1a, High R.7, PR65+ Brown PCGS. CAC Ex: Simpson. A regular dies trial piece, the reverse with groups of five and six leaves in the wreath, struck in copper or bronze with a plain edge. Different Judd numbers have been assigned for those in copper (Judd-230) and bronze (Judd-231), but metallurgical analysis would be required to differentiate between the two. reports more than a dozen known in all. However, the last one we handled was the circulated Eric Newman example in August 2015. This high-end Gem features flashy golden-brown surfaces with vibrant accents of magenta, ice-blue, and peach-orange. Nicely contrasted and showing minimal evidence of carbon.
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    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 11944)

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