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1864 Two Cent Piece For Your Grading Opinions

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 Posted 10/15/2020  08:46 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add kanga to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Large Motto variety.
And, yes, definitely an RPD.
Describe it as if there were no picture.
Picture it as if there were no description.
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 Posted 10/15/2020  09:35 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add MOS0239 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Could someone explain the purpose or point of re-punching the date on this coin back in 1864?
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 Posted 10/15/2020  10:22 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add lawest to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

The re-punch was probably not done on purpose. When the date was punched into the die the number punch more than likely bounced out of place inadvertently
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 Posted 10/15/2020  4:29 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add T-BOP to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Or the guy that did the punching had to much to drink .
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 Posted 10/15/2020  7:44 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add MOS0239 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 10/16/2020  01:24 am  Show Profile   Check spruett001's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add spruett001 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice.
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 Posted 10/29/2020  2:32 pm  Show Profile   Check westcoin's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add westcoin to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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sel_69l: I don't have a 2 cents in my collection in any condition. I need at least a representative piece.


That's just blasphemy sel_69l!


This is a really nice example of a RPD, there are no known overdates in the Two Cent series any longer, both were disproven the 1864 over 65 and the 1869 over 68. This coin shows more separation on the serifs of the 1 than I normally see.

I'd love to see much larger photos of the date area, and complete shots of the Obverse and Reverse as I'm having trouble identifying which RPD this one is. I'm usually able to nail that pretty quickly too. I'm pretty sure it's a Leone 7H as the inside left of the shield area has some clashing. Is there a die crack going upwards from the "T" in Trust on the banner (obverse) to the rim edge?

Does the reverse have these following areas present? If so then it's the Leone 7H variety.
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