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    1866 Washington Five Cent Pattern in Nickel
    Judd-481, PR66 Cameo

    1866 5C Washington Nickel, Judd-481, Pollock-571, Low R.7, PR66 Cameo PCGS. CAC. A head of Washington faces right on the obverse, with the date below and GOD AND OUR COUNTRY around. The final 6 in the date is much larger than the first 6 and is apparently recut at least once. The reverse has a large 5 within a laurel wreath with UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around. Struck in nickel with a plain edge. Only 10 to 12 examples are believed known in nickel with another five or six known in copper. This is a spectacular example. The obverse has a medal-like appearance, and the fields display the deepest mirroring and provide a "black" background for the frosted devices.

    Coin Index Numbers: (PCGS# 522577)


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    November, 2014
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