1 Cent, United States, 1858

1 Cent, United States, 1858

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Description (Brief)
One (1) cent coin
United States, 1858
Obverse Image: Flying eagle.
Obverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1858
Reverse Image: Wreath of wheat, corn, cotton, and tobacco.
Reverse Text: ONE CENT
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1858
mint
United States Mint
designer
Longacre, James Barton
place made
United States
place of issue
United States
Physical Description
bronze (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 1.925 cm; 3/32 in x 3/4 in
ID Number
NU.285821.0019
accession number
285821
catalog number
69.134.11
Credit Line
Roper, John
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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