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4 Pcs US Indian Head Penny Coins 4-Empat Keping Koin Amerika Serikat Koin Kepala Indian

The Indian Head penny is a popular US one cent coin that started production in 1859 and ended in 1909. This was the same year the Lincoln wheat started being made.  They are a success with collectors who enjoy them greatly as well as the mint (who had problems producing the handsome Flying Eagle penny which is also popular with collectors).

They have on their obverse an image of Lady Liberty who dons a Native American head dress.   The back has a wreath with the denomination in the middle.  Interestingly they were referred to as Nickel at one time (bear in mind this was before the 5 cent piece) because at one point they were 12% nickel (from 1859 to 1864).

So in the photographs below there are 4 Indian Head pennies.  There are two from the year 1902 the top one being very good grade and the bottom example good.  There is also a 1905 specimen that is very good grade and a 1904 that is in fine condition.




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