1857 Flying Eagle 1c PCGS Proof 65 CAM - Rare Gem Proof Flyer

Rare Gem Proof Flyer

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction # 806.
Closed On: Sunday, June 1, 2014 4:02 PM.
For: $45,500.

1857 Flying Eagle 1c PCGS Proof 65 CAM - Rare Gem Proof Flyer

DLRC #: 412213 // PCGS #: 2040

A very rare proof coin, this gem 157 Flyer is an important rarity for the type or date collector. Far scarcer, actually, than the popular 1856 Flying Eagle, this coin is beautiful with truly cameo surfaces and wonderful eye appeal.

  • Category Small Cents
  • Series Flying Eagle Cents (Proof)
  • Type Flying Eagle
  • Years for Type 1856-1858
  • Strike Proof
  • Denomination Cent
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 0.880 Copper; 0.120 Nickel
  • Weight 4.67g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 100
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1857 1c NGC Proof 64 (Flying Eagle) $9,121.00 12/12/2011