Patterns and Trial
1855 J-170 1C PF
Description & Analysis
Judd-170, Pollock-196, R.6.
A variant of the adopted Flying Eagle design, struck in a larger format coin. The reverse resembles that of the large cent. Struck in a nickel alloy, presumably of 20 percent nickel and 80 percent copper, with a plain edge.
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