1856 Flying Eagle Cent

The 1856 Flying Eagle Cent was issued as a pattern before the first coins of the series were produced for circulation. Initially, a small number of coins were minted for distribution to members of Congress and other influential individuals. In later years, the United States Mint produced a number of restrikes for collectors.

With an estimated mintage of approximately 2,000, the 1856 Flying Eagle Cent is a rare issue which is always in demand. Although a pattern coin, it is collected like a regular issue of the series.

Below is a selection of 1856 Flying Eagle Cents available for sale, including PCGS and NGC certified examples of this rarity.
1856 Flying Eagle Cent – PCGS – PR 63 – S-3

1856 Flying Eagle Cent – PCGS – PR 63 – S-3

- $16,550.00 4d 20h 14m
1856 FLYING EAGLE PENNY PCGS GRADED AS PR63 COIN SERIES 12PR

1856 FLYING EAGLE PENNY PCGS GRADED AS PR63 COIN SERIES 12PR

- $14,399.00 8d 16h 26m
1856 Flying Eagle Cent NGC Proof Details J-181 Rev Spot Removals Nice Strike

1856 Flying Eagle Cent NGC Proof Details J-181 Rev Spot Removals Nice Strike

- $12,121.00 11d 22h 55m
1856 PROOF FLYING EAGLE CENT - NGC PF64

1856 PROOF FLYING EAGLE CENT - NGC PF64

- $17,999.00 12d 20h 14m
1856 Flying Eagle Cent NGC PF 20 Key Date Coin Low Mintage Rare L@@K

1856 Flying Eagle Cent NGC PF 20 Key Date Coin Low Mintage Rare L@@K

- $9,900.00 24d 18h 51m
1856 Flying Eagle Cent PCGS MS-62

1856 Flying Eagle Cent PCGS MS-62

- $17,950.00 29d 5h 11m