Two Cent Union 1865


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This coin was produced in 1864-65 making it a True Civil War coin! It was a first for the U.S. Mint because it was the only 2 cent piece ever made & also the first coin to have the motto: “In God We Trust” on the obv. in a banner which actually did not wear too well. It also had a shield with 2 arrows that cross behind the shield & the year 1865. The reverse has a # 2 within a thick wreath tied with a ribbon & the words for USA.
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Additional information

Weight 1 oz
Dimensions 4 × 3 × .125 in