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"1857" Native-Head (with Shield) Cent Over-Strike, copper-nickel, high-grade

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Item Number: mm_0001_1857_A
Some evidence of underlying host coin design may be visible. Housed in a non-PVC flip and includes a small certificate.
A surplus Denver Mint coin press is used in the over-striking process.
Over-struck on Native-Head copper-nickel cents of 1860-1864.

No Native-Head cents were produced prior to 1858.

NOTE: Defacing of US coins is legal so long as the defacement isn't for fraudulent purposes.
By purchasing one or more of these, the buyer agrees to provide full disclosure of their origin when reselling them. Failure to provide potential buyers with complete and accurate information when offering these could result in criminal and/or civil fraud charges. In other words, don't try to sell to unaware buyers as original coins of this type.

Do not attempt to use these as legal tender. This product is NOT endorsed or approved by the US Mint, US Treasury, or US Government.

Product Reviews

(4 Ratings, 1 Review) Average Rating:
Re-pro Copper-nickel 1857 Indian Cent (with Shield) appears!
Robert Festi (Somers, CT) 10/2/2020 9:40 AM
To the naked eye my coin looks to me to be a flawless over-strike worth every penny!