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Two Cent Pieces on Cent Planchet

These were often misdescribed as two cent pieces struck on "rude" planchets. Examples are known for virtually every year that this short-lived series was struck as listed below.

1864 Large Motto

1) Copper Nickel reported by Taxay

2) Bronze - Weinberg Fall 78 FPL as 1867 !!, Numismatics LTD Spring 1982 FPL, Xan Chamberlain, Heritage 1/07 at Mike Byers, Heritage 4/10 - NGCAU58BN

3) Bronze? - Numismatics LTD Spring 1981 FPL - AU full date

4) Bronze? - Bolt collection flipover on struck cent, Weinberg Summer 79 FPL - VF

1865

1) Bolt, Cohen-Halpern FPL, B/M 1/85 ch AU or better stolen from Mark Lighterman in 2001 and recovered in 2009

2) Heritage 8/15 ANA - PCGSXF45BN

1866 - Kagin's 77 ANA, HIM 7/83 - UNC

1869 - Reported by Taxay

1871 - Reported by Taxay

No date - Byers

Photo courtesy of Heritage.