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# Is there a 2 and a half cent US coin?

Updated: 9/19/2023

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The US struck 2 cent coins from 1864 to 1873, but never a 2.5¢ coin.

However there were \$2.50 gold coins up till 1933, and the ubiquitous quarter is an analogous denomination. Neither one fits into a strict decimal coinage system, which would use 20 cent and 2 dollar coins instead.

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