An Extremely Fine coin with traces of mint red might be worth $20, almost uncirculated coins worth perhaps $50-$75. A full red uncirculated 1943 penny from the Melbourne, Perth, or Bombay Mint is worth up to $250.
How do I know if my 1943 penny is valuable?
The way to detect if your 1943 penny is made out of copper is by using a magnet. If the penny sticks to the magnet, it is made out of steel — not copper. Keep your eyes open for this rare penny — and you could be up to $200,000 richer if you find it.
What year Australian pennies are worth money?
The 1930 penny is not only the best known Australian penny, it’s almost certainly the best known Australian rare coin. It also happens to be one of the most valuable Australian pennies.
What 1943 penny is worth the most?
The first 1943 copper cent was sold in 1958 for more than $40,000. In 1996, another went for a whopping $82,500. But those sales pale in comparison with the latest: this week, a dealer in New Jersey sold his 1943 penny for a staggering $1.7 million.
Which Australian penny is worth the most?
The 1930 penny is one of the rarest Australian coins, due to a very small number being minted and holds the record as the most valuable copper penny in the world. It is highly sought after by coin collectors, and a 1930 penny in very fine condition can be worth A$45,000 or more.
What year pennies are worth keeping?
Lincoln pennies that were minted between 1959 and 1982 tend to be worth more since they are almost 100 percent copper, rather than an alloy. Improperly prepared dies can result in coins with a “double” image.
What makes a 1943 steel penny rare?
The Rare 1943 Penny
The reason is that the 1943 copper penny is an error coin. The United States Mint accidentally used the wrong kind of planchet metal when striking the coin. But very, very few of these left the U.S. Mint facilities.
What is the most valuable Australian half penny?
Here’s the top 10 most rare and valuable pre-decimal australian circulating coins sorted by denomination and date:
- Halfpenny 1915 – H. …
- Halfpenny 1916 – I – Mule. …
- Penny 1920. …
- Penny 1930. …
- Threepence 1922 – 2 over 1. …
- Shilling 1915. …
- Florin 1914 – H. …
- Florin 1915.
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Which Australian coins are worth money?
Five Aussie coins that are worth a pretty penny
- 2007 double obverse five cent coin. This coin from 2007 was incorrectly minted with the Queen’s head on both sides. …
- 2000 mule variation double ringed $1 coin. In 2000 a batch of $1 coins were accidentally stamped with the head from a 10c coin. …
- 2001 federation upset error. …
- 2000 incuse flag Millennium 50 cent coin.
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How much is a 1921 Australian penny worth?
Penny 1921 value
|1921 – Indian||$457||$3,420|
|1921 – English||$457||$3,420|
How many 1943 copper pennies have been found?
Nearly all circulating pennies at that time were struck in zinc–coated steel because copper and nickel were needed for the Allied war effort. Approximately 40 1943 copper–alloy cents are known to remain in existence.
How much is a 1943 S Steel penny worth?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1943 S Steel Wheat Penny value at an average of 65 cents, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $25.
What year is a penny worth 1 million dollars?
In September 2012, Legend Numismatics of Lincroft, New Jersey has announced that collector Bob R. Simpson, co-chairman of the Texas Rangers baseball club, paid $1 million for the finest known 1943-S Lincoln Wheat cent on a bronze planchet.
Are any Australian 50 cent coins valuable?
You could take a look at our Aussie silver coin value calculator to work it out. Anyway, back onto the circulation issues. Truly uncirculated 50 cent coins from 1969 (cv $25), 1971 ($25), 1972 ($55), 1973 ($60), 1974 ($35), 1985 ($13), 1993 ($22) , and 1997 ($30) are all worth more than any commemorative 50c coin.
What are rare pennies to look for?
So before you say, “Keep the change,” check to see if you have any of these valuable pennies:
- 1943 Bronze Lincoln. (Image: Heritage Auctions, HA.com) …
- 1969-S Doubled Die Obverse. …
- 1992 Close AM Reverse. …
- 1972 Doubled Die Obverse. …
- 1995 Doubled Die Obverse. …
- 1999 Wide AM Reverse. …
- 1983 Double Die Reverse.
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