Counterfeit 101

 Obverse 1: Cast from Genuine Obverse

Reverse A: Cast from Genuine Reverse


Obverse 1                                                            Reverse A


Comments: An under weight cast counterfeit at 4.5 grams. Wide rims, blob like stars and weak devices on obverse and reverse as typical characteristics of a cast counterfeit. Partial reeding with normal coin turn die alignment. Suspect the base metal is antimony.

Plate Coin: David Wnuck Collection, F-VF Grade Estimate

1876-CC Counterfeits: 101

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