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Did they make pennies in 2004?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 2004 Lincoln Penny value at an average of 1 cent, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $1. So when we say average, we mean in a similar condition to other coins issued in 2004, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies.
What year pennies are hard to find?
1943-D Lincoln Bronze Cent Accidents can produce the rarest coins. When the U.S. switched from bronze alloy to zinc-plated steel pennies in 1943, only a relative handful of bronze pennies slipped through. It is estimated that fewer than 20 were released by each of the Philadelphia and San Francisco mints.
What year pennies are rare?
The 1943 copper-alloy cent is one of the most enigmatic coins in American numismatics — and reportedly the most valuable Lincoln penny of all.
Is a 2004 penny valuable?
The 2004 penny with no mint mark and the 2004 D penny are each worth around $0.30 in uncirculated condition with an MS 65 grade. The 2004 S proof penny is worth around $4 in PR 65 condition.
Is a 2004 d penny worth anything?
CoinTrackers.com has estimated the 2004 D Lincoln Penny value at an average of 1 cent, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $1. So when we say average, we mean in a similar condition to other coins issued in 2004, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies.
Is a 2004 penny worth anything?
What years are pennies valuable?
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.
What is the most expensive US penny?
The most expensive penny that has ever been sold at auction is a 1943-D Lincoln penny that had been struck on a bronze planchet. The penny was in uncirculated condition.
Which old pennies are the most valuable?
The 1943 copper-alloy cent is one of the most enigmatic coins in American numismatics — and reportedly the most valuable Lincoln penny of all. Just 40 of the coins — probably created by accident, on copper-alloy one-cent blanks left in the presses in the wartime years when pennies were converted to steel — are known to exist.
What are old pennies worth money?
That Old Penny in Your Coin Jar Could Be Worth $85,000. You might want to take a second glance at all those pennies you have lying around. According to Little Things, a few World War II era pennies still in circulation are worth around $85,000. These particular pennies are so valuable because the government made a mistake when making them.
Are wheat pennies worth saving?
Protect your coin if you have a wheat penny with some value. While most pennies tend to be worth less than $1 because they are common, highly-graded and rare coins are worth saving. The most common method for sealing and protecting coins for numismatists is to use cardboard sleeves that fold over an opening with a cellophane cover, that both