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1856 Flying Eagle 1c PCGS Proof 65

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Degree of Toning: 4/10
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$23,500.00 Current Bid
  • Lot Number8012
  • DLRC Estimate$26,500.00
  • CDN™ CPG Value$29,000.00 (What's CPG?)
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1856 Flying Eagle 1c PCGS Proof 65

DLRC #: 1333205 // PCGS #: 2037

A beautifully toned example of this famous key date from an original mintage of an estimated 1,500 to 2,000 coins. Pretty lavender, gold, highlights are noted on the obverse with the addition of a beautiful magenta on the reverse. Truly a special piece with fantastic eye appeal.

  • Category Small Cents
  • Series Flying Eagle Cents
  • Type Flying Eagle
  • Years for Type 1856-1858
  • Strike Proof
  • Denomination Cent
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 0.880 Copper; 0.120 Nickel
  • Weight 4.67g
  • Edge Type Plain