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US Indian Head Small Cent

 

Indian Head - Without shield

 

US coin 1 cent 1859

 

Face value: 1 Cent ($0.01=1 penny)
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 19 mm.
Weight 4.67 g.

Minted:
1859

Reverse: Value within wreath
Reverse legend: ONE CENT

Obverse: Indian head with headdress left
Obverse legend: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1859

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#87

 

Price for coin in F condition - $20-40

 

 

 

Indian Head - With shield

 

US coin 1 cent 1862

 

Face value: 1 Cent ($0.01=1 penny)
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 19 mm.
Weight 4.67 g.

Minted:
1860
1861
1862
1863
1864

Reverse: Value within wreath, shield above
Reverse legend: ONE CENT

Obverse: Indian head with headdress left
Obverse legend: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1862

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#90

 

Price for coin in F condition - $15-25

 

 

 

Indian Head - Bronze

 

US coin 1 cent 1909

 

Face value: 1 Cent ($0.01=1 penny)
Composition: bronze
Diameter 19 mm.
Weight 3.11 g.

Minted:
1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909

Reverse: Value within wreath, shield above
Reverse legend: ONE CENT

Obverse: Indian head with headdress left
Obverse legend: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1862

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#90a

 

Price for coin in F condition - $10-20