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    Scarce 1856 Flying Eagle Cent in MS 60

    1856 MS 60. High Leaf at C, Low Leaf at T. Breen-1924. Sharply detailed with a glossy, prooflike finish to the surfaces and an even tan coloration. A few minor blemishes are noted in the most exposed areas, but this famous transitional issue between Large cents and Small cents appears to have escaped circulation. Affordable and desirable quality for this scarce Flying Eagle. (PCGS# 2013)

    Weight: 4.70 grams

    Metal: 88% Copper, 12% Nickel


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 1997
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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