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    Proof 1856 Flying Eagle Cent

    1856 1C Flying Eagle Cent MS 62 Cleaned SEGS (PR 62 Cleaned). The brightness of this coin is not only derived from its having been cleaned, but also from the polishing done in the Mint to the fields from the proof method of manufacture. The devices are all crisply defined, and the only surface flaw worthy of mention is a scrape in the field below the E in CENT. (PCGS# 2013)

    Weight: 4.70 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


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    April, 2001
    5th-6th Thursday-Friday
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