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    1863 Washington Two Cents in Copper
    Judd-305, PR65+ Red

    1863 2C Two Cents, Judd-305, Pollock-370, R.4, PR65+ Red PCGS. Ex: Simpson. Also identified as Musante GW-370 and Baker-37. A bust of George Washington faces right on the obverse, flanked by two stars, the legend GOD AND OUR COUNTRY above, and the date below. The reverse has the denomination 2 CENTS that is sharply curved in a wreath with the legend UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around. Struck in copper with a plain edge. While PCGS has certified 73 examples of Judd-305 in all grades and color designations, just one example, the Gem offered here, has earned the Red designation for its incredible orange mint surfaces (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 80460)


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

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    January
    15th Friday
    Auction Dates
    February
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