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Week # 15 - And the question is....

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What was the first US coin to bear the motto "In God We Trust"?

 

First post that correctly answers this weeks question wins a copy of "The Complete Guide to Buffalo Nickels (2nd Edition)" - authored by NGC's own David Lange.

 

Don't forget we also draw for a runner-up prize from all posts with a correct answer.

 

REMINDER: The Numisma-Quest ends/ended on Saturday at midnight EST. Entries after that time will not be valid. See the trivia info post for more details.

 

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Several patterns dated 1863 bear the motto "In God WE Trust"

J-316 two cent piece J-335 quarter dollar J-342 half dollar J-345 dollar The first regular issue coin was the 1864 two cent piece

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The question:

What was the first US coin to bear the motto In God We Trust?

 

The answer:

Two cent piece of 1864

 

The winner is EVillageProwler!

Your prize is a copy of The Complete Guide to Buffalo Nickels (2nd Edition) by David Lange.

 

 

The winner of the drawing from all the remaining contestants who answered correctly.....a2labmom!

 

Your prize is the Intercept Shield Double Protection Box System (holds 10 graded coins).

 

Prizes will be sent out ASAP.

 

Thanks to all!

 

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