Wrapping up the teens was done with plentiful numbers for Lincoln Wheat Penny coins, with more than half a billion minted during 1919.High mintage numbers for the year have carried this coin through many hard times in circulation: the Great Depression, World War II, and even modern times, during which it is 1919 Pennies that are most often found among early Lincoln Pennies that still circulate via
How do I know if my wheat penny is valuable?
All Wheat Pennies are worth more than their face value of . 01 cent. A good rule of thumb is that they are worth at least 3 or 4 cents even in poor condition, but those in good condition (not including special years) are worth at least double digit dollars ($10 or more) when purchased or sold in MS-63 condition. via
Which Wheat pennies are rare?
Let's examine these 7 rare wheat pennies closer.
How much is a 1944 wheat penny worth with no mint mark?
Value: As a rough estimate of this coins value you can assume this coin in average condition will be valued at somewhere around 15 cents, while one in certified mint state (MS+) condition could bring as much as $6 at auction. via
What makes a 1957 D wheat penny valuable?
The Value of the 1957 D Wheat Penny
The obverse contains the portrayal of the former United States President Abraham Lincoln with “Liberty” on the left and on top says, “In God We Trust”. Below the year “1957” is a letter “D” mintmark, which indicates that the coin was struck in Denver Mint. via
What year penny is worth a lot of money?
The 1943 copper-alloy cent is one of the most enigmatic coins in American numismatics — and reportedly the most valuable Lincoln penny of all. via
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What is the most sought after wheat penny?
Most Valuable Wheat Pennies
Which 1944 penny is worth a lot of money?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 1944 S Wheat Penny value at an average of 15 cents, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $8. (see details)... via
What is the rarest wheat penny worth?
Considered to be the most valuable of the non-error Wheat Pennies, the 1914 D Wheat Penny commands an asking price range from $281 to $4,268. via
How do I know if my 1944 wheat penny is worth anything? (video)
Why is a 1944 wheat penny worth so much?
The 1944 Lincoln penny is particularly desirable in the eyes of collectors not only because of its design, but also due to its scarcity. Being that there are no more 1944 Lincolns being produced, the scarcity of these coins is constantly on the rise, thus making the coins more valuable. via
How much is a 1937 no mint penny worth?
1937 No Mintmark Penny (Philadelphia)
A 1937 wheat penny with a typical amount of wear is worth 5 to 10 cents. An uncirculated specimen that has no signs of wear and was never spent as money is worth about $1 and up. via
What is the error on the 1957 D wheat penny?
1957 D Lincoln Wheat Penny "BIE" Die Break. The BIE error is named after a die break between the B and E in LIBERTY. The thin area between the B and E seems to be the most frequent part of a Lincoln cent die to crack off. via
Are wheat pennies really worth anything?
Most wheat cents (wheat pennies were minted between 1909 and 1956) are worth about 4 to 5 cents. Those in better condition can have double-digit value. Special examples (especially those in near perfect condition) can be worth much more. Indian Head pennies from 1859 to 1879 are generally worth more than $10. via
What is the error on a 1957 wheat penny?
This is a 1957 dated Lincoln Wheatback Cent with a die-break strike error on the obverse, commonly know as a "BIE" error - No mintmark denotes it as a Philadelphia Mint strike. - The die-break during the minting process caused a glob of metal in-between the B and E in LIBERTY. via