Indian Head Cents were made from 1859 to 1909 with all coins minted in Philadelphia until the final two years when coins were also made in San Francisco.
James Longacre designed the Indian Head Cent which is actually a representation of Liberty wearing an Indian headdress. Indian Head Cents are one of the most popular of all U.S. coins!
Beautiful untoned surfaces with rich luster and very few marks. The strike is very strong and the eye appeal is outstanding!
CAC. A spot-free Gem with a sharp strike and beautiful satiny mint luster. Very tough to find with CAC approval.
CAC. Blazing bright copper-nickel luster and a sharp strike with no significant marks or spots. A wonderful example of this first year Indian Head Cent.
Super flashy deep mirrored fields and a precise strike. Only 800 of this first year Indian Head Cent minted with this one having excellent eye appeal.
Well struck with lustrous copper-nickel tan surfaces.
Pointed Bust. The 1859 Pointed Bust type is paired with the new 1860 reverse which added a shield above the oak wreath. This subtype is considerably rarer than the regular 1860 cent. The present example is well struck with flashy copper-nickel tan surfaces.
CAC. Blazing bright copper-nickel luster and a sharp strike on this beautiful early Gem 'Indian'. This is the only 65+ graded at PCGS.
CAC. Beautiful flashy luster and a sharp strike.
Incredibly flashy with very deep proof fields and nicely frosted design feature. The surfaces are essentially flawless and a tiny splash of ice-blue accents this exceptionally nice copper-nickel proof.
Nice lustrous surfaces and a strong strike.
Blazing copper-nickel tan luster and a great strike. There are no significant marks and the eye appeal is outstanding.
A sharp strike with nice clean surfaces and satiny rich copper-nickel luster.
CAC. A nice early proof with original copper-nickel tan luster over strong reflective surfaces. The strike is precise and there are no significant marks. In an early PCGS holder.
Vibrant copper-nickel tan luster and a sharp strike.