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    1864 Two Cent in Copper-Nickel
    Large Motto, Judd-371, PR66 Cameo

    1864 2C Large Motto Two Cent, Judd-371, Pollock-440, Low R.6, PR66 Cameo PCGS. Ex: Simpson. Regular dies trial issue of the Large Motto two cent piece. Struck in copper-nickel (rather than bronze or copper) with a plain edge. Saul Teichman of USPatterns.com suggests more than a dozen Judd-371 representatives are known. Smaller quantities exist with Large and Small mottoes in copper (nearly indistinguishable from regular proofs) and aluminum.

    The surfaces of this 1864 two cent pattern in Premium Gem condition are a light shade of copper-gold. A thick layer of mint frost blankets the raised design elements on each side, which contrast starkly against the glassy fields.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 800017)


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

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    December
    18th Friday
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