Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1855 Flying Eagle Cent, Judd-171
    AU Sharpness, Copper-Nickel

    1855 E1C Flying Eagle Cent, Judd-171, Pollock-196, Low R.7 -- Damage -- Genuine PCGS. Proof, AU Details. The obverse features an eagle flying to the left, surrounded by 13 stars with the date at the bottom. The reverse shows a wreath with four leaves under the E in STATES. The diameter is similar to a quarter dollar, intermediate between the large and small cents. Struck in copper-nickel alloy (60% copper, 40% nickel) with a plain edge. A softly impressed stone-white and straw-gold specimen. Both fields display clash marks, as made. A planchet streak, also as coined, is noted on the field above the eagle's tail. Despite the PCGS designation, no damage is readily apparent.

    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2016
    6th-11th Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 661

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    17.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 11, 2016 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 12 days left to consign to the 2021 June 16 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    I want especially to thank you for your courtesy and professionalism. I felt taken care of.
    Stephen M.,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search