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Flying Eagle Cent (penny)

 

United States of America coinage

US Dollar ($)=100 cents
1 cent = 0.01 $US

 

old US coin 1 cent 1858
Flying Eagle Cent
Minted: 1856-1858
KM#85

Designer: James B. Longacre

Metal: copper
Diameter: 19.0 mm.
Weight: 4.67 g.
Edge: plain

Reverse: value within wreath
Reverse legend: ONE CENT

Obverse: Flying Eagle
Obverse legend: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / date

Mintage:

1856   2,000
1857   17,450,000
1858   24,600,000