Click to enlargeJ680/P759

Although described as a regular dies trial piece, these were actually deliberately struck for sale to collectors as part of complete off-metal sets.

Examples were struck as follows:

Copper J680/P759 with about a half dozen known.

Nickel J681/P760 with only a one or 2 known. One is ex Brenner-1914 ANS exhibit, Brand. This or another is ex Edgar Adams-Elder 4/35 part of lot 1465.

Aluminum J682/P761 with about a half dozen known.

Photo courtesy of Heritage.