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    1865 Two Cent Piece in Copper-Nickel
    Judd-409, PR65 Cameo

    1865 2C Two Cents, Judd-409, Pollock-478, High R.6, PR65 Cameo PCGS. CAC. Ex: Eliasberg-Simpson. Termed a "trial piece struck from regular dies" by Judd, this is the standard two cent design, but struck in copper-nickel with a plain edge. Approximately a dozen pieces are known. Variants are also known in nickel, silver, and native copper-silver alloy. This is a brightly reflective example with a wide range of colors on each side, varying from deep cherry-red to yellow-tinged brown. The devices stand out in bold cameo relief against the mirrored fields.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 520275)

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

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