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Flying Eagle type

U.S. Federal Issue
1858
Designed by James Barton Longacre (American, 1794–1869), After Christian Gobrecht (American, about 1785–1844), and Titian Ramsay Peale (American, 1799–1885)


Mint: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm.

Accession Number

01.7035

Medium or Technique

Copper-Nickel

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Coins

CHECK wreath for variants (there are many).
1 Cent, 1858. OBV: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA around eagle flying left, date below.

Credit Line

Gift of William Preston