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    1871 Five Cent Pattern in Aluminum
    Judd-1055, PR63

    1871 5C Five Cents, Judd-1055, Pollock-1190, Low R.7, PR63 PCGS. Ex: Simpson. The obverse features a bust of Liberty, similar to that seen on the issued three cent nickel. The reverse has a simple laurel wreath with 5 CENTS inside. Struck in aluminum with a plain edge. The design was also struck in nickel (Judd-1053) and copper (Judd-1054). This attractive Select proof is well-struck and moderately mirrored, with a few delicate slide marks on the cheek. Fewer than a dozen specimens are known. Population: 2 in 63, 4 finer (4/20).

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2A2S, PCGS# 61314)

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

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