1858 1¢ Flying Eagle Cent - Large Letters (NGC AU 58)

  • Lot number 2455429
  • Starting bid $50.00

Graded NGC AU 58. Please see the images for further details on the condition of the coin.

The Flying Eagle cent is a one-cent piece struck by the Mint of the United States as a pattern coin in 1856 and for circulation in 1857 and 1858. The coin was designed by Mint Chief Engraver James B. Longacre, with the eagle in flight based on the work of Longacre's predecessor, Christian Gobrecht.

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