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    Small Motto 1864 Two Cent, MS65 Brown
    Sought-After First-Year Variant

    1864 2C Small Motto MS65 Brown NGC. FS-401. There are small but distinct differences in the obverses used on the Small Motto and Large Motto two cent pieces. Flynn lists 11 of these differences in his 1994 book on the series. This example is designated as Brown, but the reverse retains significant underlying mint red. The surfaces overall are glossy brown and the strike is strong over most of the design elements.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 3XHD, PCGS# 3579)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 95% Copper, 5% Tin & zinc


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    March, 2011
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