Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

    Description

    1863 Washington Obverse Two Cent Pattern
    Judd-311, PR66

    1863 2C Two Cents, Judd-310, Pollock-375, Low R.7, PR66 NGC. The reverse closely resembles the regular dies 1864 two cent piece, while the obverse exhibits a bust of Washington with the date below. Washington faces right, and has a ribbon binding his hair near his shoulder. GOD AND OUR COUNTRY consumes much of the obverse border. Judd-305 through Judd-311 provide the first portrait of the first president on U.S. coinage, if the privately issued Getz patterns are excluded. Struck in copper-nickel with a plain edge. Only a half dozen pieces are believed extant today. Deeply reflective, the surfaces display attractive red, lilac, and yellow iridescence over each side. This is the highest graded example of this rarity at both of the major services. (NGC ID# 29EN, PCGS# 60465)

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2007
    8th-12th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 328

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2017 April 7 - 10 CCE World Coins Signature Auction - Chicago.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you so much for all your guidance and assistance throughout the auction process.
    James M. Sigler
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2016 November 29 - December 8 GSA Collection US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas
    2016 November 29 - December 8 GSA Collection US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $233,092
    2016 December 8 - 9 HKINF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2016 December 8 - 9 HKINF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED SO FAR $3,143,797
    2016 December 7 - 9 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    2016 December 7 - 9 HKINF World Currency Signature Auction - Hong Kong
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,291,545