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    1857 Flying Eagle Cent, MS65
    First Year of Regular Issue

    1857 1C MS65 PCGS. Soft mint luster issues from tan-gold surfaces. Each side is incompletely struck from clashed and cracked dies, but there are virtually no marks to report on this Gem Flying Eagle cent from the first year of regular issue. While nearly 17.5 million coins were minted, only 23 examples are graded numerically finer at PCGS (5/19).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 226P, PCGS# 2016)

    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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