Here's the first 2¢ piece – the Small Motto – ready for your collection! All Small Motto two-cent pieces are scarce. According to Walter Breen in his Complete Encyclopedia of U.S and Colonial Coins, a few thousand Small Motto coins were produced. Created to alleviate a coin shortage during the Civil War, this is the first U.S. coin to carry IN GOD WE TRUST. Small Motto 2¢ pieces are scarce and eagerly sought after by collectors, so don't wait to order yours!
- Mint: Philadelphia
- Product Type: Single Products
- Year: 1864
- Material: Bronze