Description and Analysis

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1866 J-517 5C MS

Description & Analysis

Judd-517, Pollock-544, R.7-8.

The obverse depicts a bust of George Washington facing right with UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around, and the date, 1866 below. The reverse is the regular issue type without the rays. An interesting muling of dies having UNITED STATES OF AMERICA on both sides. Struck in copper with a plain edge.

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