US Indian Head Small 1 cent 1859 coin value

 

The image of this coin is simply an example of USA 1 cent 1859 type coinage. Coin values are for reference only and can only serve as an approximate estimate for a piece of stated condition and typical year.
A coin of the same type from a rarer year may cost significantly more, but not always. Each specific case requires separate consideration.
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US coin 1 cent 1859
Currency - Dollar=100 cents
Type - circulation coin

Composition - Copper-nickel
Diameter - 19.0 mm
Weight - 4.67 grams

Edge: Plain


Years of mintage:
1856, 1857, 1858

Reverse:
Value within wreath
Legend:
ONE CENT

Obverse:
Indian head with headdress left
Legend:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / Year


Krause catalog number - KM#87

Coin value in "F" condition - $20-40