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Depending on its condition, lettering size, and several other variables 1858 Flying Eagle Cents can range any where from $10 retail if well worn, up to $2,500 if almost uncirculated.

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The two major varieties of 1858 flying eagle cents can be easily distinguished. On the "large letter" variety, the A and M in "AMERICA" are connected at their bases, while they're separated on the "small letter" variety.

Numismedia lists the following approximate retail values as of 03/2010:

Large letters:

Very worn condition - $25

Moderately worn - $41

Slightly worn - $59

Almost no wear - $234

Uncirculated - $375 to $46,560 depending on quality

Small letters:

Very worn condition - $25

Moderately worn - $41

Slightly worn - $60

Almost no wear - $245

Uncirculated - $375 to $62,500

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