Counterfeit 102

 Obverse 2: Handcut Die

Reverse B: Handcut Die


Obverse 2                                                             Reverse B


Comments: Weight at 5.8 grams with composition appearing to be brass. Dies are aligned in normal coin turn. Few details visible on obverse while reverse is of a much higher grade. Engraving of "QU" letters is quite obvious with the U being out of alignment with rest of denomination.

Plate Coin: B. Greer Collection, Obverse G and Reverse VF Grade Estimate

1857 Counterfeits: 101, 102

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