What is the most valuable 1961 penny?
The most valuable 1961 proof penny was graded PR69DCAM by Professional Coin Grading Service and sold for $4,320 in a 2018 auction.
Are there any 1961 pennies that are valuable?
Most 1961 pennies in circulated condition are only worth their weight in copper. The current copper melt value for each penny is about $0.02. These coins can only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition.
How do you test a bronze penny?
The easiest way to determine whether or not your 1943 Cent has collectible value—to see if it is possibly bronze rather than steel—is simply to test it with a magnet. If the coin is magnetic, then it is, unfortunately, the common steel version and is not valuable in most cases.
Are Red pennies valuable?
For example, the 1864 red penny, the first to use tin and zinc, is worth between $1,000 and $3,000 US Dollars (USD). The 1877 red penny, on the other hand, the rarest of the mintages, may sell for more than $30,000 USD at the upper end.
What is the value of a 1961 D penny?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1961 D Lincoln Penny value at an average of 1 cent, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $75.
What’s a 1961 P penny worth?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1961 Lincoln Penny value at an average of 1 cent, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $32.
How much is a bronze penny worth?
Valuable 1943 and 1944 Pennies
|Date & Mint||Circulated||Uncirculated|
|1943 Bronze *||$29,000.00||$190,000.00|
|1943-D Bronze *||$57,000.00||$360,000.00|
|1943-S Bronze *||$92,000.00||$590,000.00|
Is a penny from 1973 worth anything?
Most 1973 pennies in circulated condition are only worth their weight in copper. The 1973 penny with no mint mark and the 1973 D penny are each worth around $0.30 in uncirculated condition with an MS 65 grade. The 1973 S penny is worth around $0.85 in uncirculated condition with an MS 65 grade.
Is a 1964 d penny worth anything?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1964 D Lincoln Penny value at an average of 1 cent, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $12.
Does a bronze penny stick to a magnet?
If your coin is attracted to the magnet, it is made of copper-plated steel (a fraud). If the magnet does not attract your coin, it may be made of bronze and you should have the coin authenticated to determine if it is the “real deal”. In 1943, the U.S.