1 Cent "Indian Head Cent" without shield

Features

Country United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1859
Value 1 Cent (0.01 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 4.67 g
Diameter 19 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 4567
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References KM# 87
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Liberty wearing an Indian headdress and the date below

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
LIBERTY
1859

Engraver: James Barton Longacre

James Barton Longacre was an American portraitist and engraver, and from 1844 until his death the fourth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint.

Reverse

Value within wreath

Lettering: ONE CENT

Engraver: James Barton Longacre

James Barton Longacre was an American portraitist and engraver, and from 1844 until his death the fourth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1859  36 400 000 12.07 16.24 21.38 25.12 63.30 183.84 99%
1859  800 1.7% Proof

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