||1881 1C PR64 Red and Brown NGC. CAC. Richard Snow's comments regarding this proof issue, in his Guide Book of Flying Eagle and Indian Head Cents, tend to emphasize the high overall production quality and the desirability of this date for type collectors. This is a marvelously struck specimen with crisply impressed design motifs and rich red-brown coloration. Both sides are free of contact marks or other distractions. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $305.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.