Coin Specifications

Category: Shield Two Cents (1864-1873)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 2,938,750
Catalog: KM-94
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Bronze
Weight: 6.22g
Diameter: 23mm
Edge: Plain
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1867 2C MS obverse 1867 2C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Coining of the two-cent piece continued its gradual downward slide in 1867, and this date is about equal in rarity to the 1866 edition.

Die-punching varieties exist, but they are minor and appeal solely to specialists in this series. Of much greater interest to collectors is a spectacular doubled-die obverse affecting the motto IN GOD WE TRUST and the arrows (photo). While not very rare, it is nonetheless quite desirable, particularly in Mint State.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 6/26/2015

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1867 2C MS Brown
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 16.25 19.75 24.50 32.00 55.00 80.00 85.00 95.00 110 115 135 185 220 350 625 1275 - - - -
$ 60.00 - - - - - 150 200 240 390 700 - - -
1867 2C MS Red Brown
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 125 160 210 265 485 950 2100 - - - -
$ - - - - - - 175 225 325 530 1100 - - -
1867 2C MS Red
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 220 320 600 1300 5400 - - - - -
$ - - - - - - 235 350 675 1750 8000 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 656
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 66


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8/14/2016 MS 64  Red Brown Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(1), 1238/Lot# 3316


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11/14/2001 PCGS MS 61   Brown Teletrade Auction 1506, 1506/Lot# 1129 $92.65
5/31/2004 PCGS MS 64   Red Goldberg May 31 - June 2, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 25/Lot# 412 $1,294.00
5/5/2008 NGC MS 62   Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 244, 250/Lot# 83 $218.50
10/22/2009 PCGS MS 62   Brown Heritage Auctions 2009 October Signature US Coin Auction #1130, 1130/Lot# 7274 $172.50
2/22/2013 NGC MS 64   Red Brown Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 6763 $511.13
12/5/2013 PCGS MS 64   Brown Heritage Auctions 2013 December 5 - 8 US Coins Signature Auction - Houston Session(5), 1192/Lot# 7208 $381.88
12/15/2013 PCGS AU 55   Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/15/2013, 105/Lot# 157627 $101.20
2/22/2015 NGC MS 64   Brown Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131509/Lot# 21683 $258.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1867 2C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base506381102131220255304320351395409463586663908130319494006704311
5469881121612322713093303664004275046127451040151826355018704310
0000002713093303664004275046127451040151826355018704300
0000002883153413804044455456378261171173433206031704300
1867 2C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base72811021231432372723203363604094375276427541117165825255088943711
75881091301742492883253443764184675656798751297194733796538943710
0000002883253443764184675656798751297194733796538943700
0000003043313523934284976047179961478223642347987943700
1867 2C MS Red
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base81102131220288304320351395409423563663856127119693952445275361440911
88112161243293309330366400414470596727994150426304119548098271440910
000000330366400414470596727994150426304119548098271440900
00000034138040441851663079211331736329142856508121181440900
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Grade: MS 64 RD
Points: 1969
Owner: Davis Creek Trust
 
Grade: MS 64 RB
Points: 1117
Owner: bartlesvilleok
 
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