1856 Flying Eagle CentThe 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.
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|-||$13,700.00||5d 2h 20m|
|-||$14,250.00||14d 22h 28m|
|-||$21,256.00||18d 22h 58m|
|-||$19,425.00||20d 10h 19m|