Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1869 Indian Cent in Aluminum
    Judd-671, Snow-PT1c, PR65 Deep Cameo

    1869 P1C Cent, Judd-671, Pollock-747, Snow-PT1c, High R.7, PR65 Deep Cameo PCGS. CAC. Ex: Simpson. The regular Indian Head cent dies for 1869. Struck in aluminum with a plain edge. According to Saul Teichman of USPatterns.com, "fewer than half a dozen examples are believed to exist. These were deliberately struck for sale to collectors as part of complete off-metal sets." In the 1892 sale of the Woodside Collection, New York Coin & Stamp catalogers David Proskey and H.P. Smith noted that just five sets (cent to double eagle) had been produced in aluminum. This Gem enjoys completely brilliant surfaces and Deep Cameo contrast. The fields are lightly striated on each side. Visually impressive and perfect for an advanced Indian Head cent collection.
    Collecting Patterns – A Brief History and Commentary

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 29PR, Variety PCGS# 513332, Base PCGS# 60895)


    View all of [Important Selections from The Bob R. Simpson Collection, Part III ]

    View Certification Details from PCGS

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2021
    20th-24th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 315

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Jan 24, 2021 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 19 days left to consign to the 2021 June 16 - 20 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    When it came to selling my coin collection I decided they were my first and only choice. They never disappoint. Excellent prices when selling through their auctions and you don’t even have to put any reserves on any coins. Simply the biggest company but more importantly the best. Consign with Heritage when you're ready to sell.
    Albert A.,
    Brooklyn, 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