What old English pennies are worth money?

The most valuable rare English coins from history – and how much they’re worth

  • 1917 George V sovereign London mint. (Photo: The Royal Mint)
  • 1933 George V penny. (Photo: The Royal Mint)
  • 1937 Edward VIII brass threepence.
  • 1983 New Pence 2p coin.
  • 1996 football European Championships gold proof two pound.

What are the oldest English coins?

Oldest British Coin: The guinea is a coin that was minted in the Kingdom of England and later in the Kingdom of Great Britain and the United Kingdom between 1663 and 1813. The first guinea was produced on February 6, 1663.

What is the rarest old penny?

10 Most Valuable Old Pennies and What They’re Worth

  • 1944 Steel Lincoln Penny – About $375,000.
  • 1958 Double Die Lincoln Penny – About $336,000.
  • 1909 VDB Proof Lincoln Penny – About $269,000.
  • 1856 Flying Eagle Cent – About $173,000.
  • 1864 Indian Head Penny With L – About $161,000.
  • 1914-D Lincoln Penny – About $159,000.

What is the oldest penny?

What is this? The oldest penny in the world is the Birch Cent of 1792.

How much is a Roman penny worth?

This coin is one of the most common for the Roman Empire. It was minted in large quantities. Most of them are valued today at 20-50 $ a pieces of medium condition and not so rare. In some cases, for example a rare emperor or rare reverse can have a high value, around 1000 $ or even higher.

How much is a 1 penny worth?

4 It contains about 2.95 grams of copper, and there are 453.59 grams in a pound. 5 The price of copper on Dec. 10, 2019, was $2.75 a pound. 6 That meant the copper in each penny was worth about 1.7 cents.

What years to look for in pennies?

15 Most Valuable Pennies Still in Circulation

  • 15 Most Valuable Pennies Still in Circulation.
  • 15. 1995 Lincoln Memorial Cent (Doubled Die)
  • 1970 S Lincoln Memorial Cent (Small Date – High 7)
  • 1999 S Lincoln Memorial Cent (Close AM)
  • 1984 Lincoln Memorial Cent (Doubled Die Ear)
  • 1983 Lincoln Memorial Cent (Doubled Die Reverse)