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Obverse of 1866 Pattern Five Cents - Judd 469       Reverse of 1866 Pattern Five Cents - Judd 469


1866 PATTERN FIVE CENTS

Variety equivalents:
Adams-Woodin ? = Judd 469 = Pollock 561 

Rarity:  

Metal content: Copper

Edge: Plain

Images courtesy of Superior Galleries

Significant examples:
NGC Proof-63 Brown (illustrated above).  Ex - Superior Galleries' "Pre-Long Beach Sale", October 1-3, 2000, Lot 4416, where it was described as follows:  "Judd-469, Pollock-561. Copper. Plain Edge. Head of Washington facing left. IN GOD WE TRUST above. Golden brown with magenta and blue in the mirrored undertone. Ornate 5 within a simple but uniquely modeled wreath on reverse. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 5 (and no denomination). Tiny date below bust."

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