Counterfeit 101

 Obverse 1: Handcut Die

Reverse A: Handcut Die


Obverse 1                                                             Reverse A


Comments: Nicely executed handcut dies with weight at 4.7 grams and normal coin turn alignment. Note the position of Star 8 with respect to Liberty's head on obverse, the poorly cut arrow tips on the reverse and wide rims.

Plate Coin: B. Greer Collection, F-VF Grade Estimate

1859 Counterfeits: 101, 102

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