Below are the mintage figures for the lincoln cent the following mint marks indicate which mint the coin was made at parentheses indicate a lack of a mint mark. These are 5 seperate 1943 s steel pennies that i posted pictures of thank you. This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. I have seen coins with just the doubled mint mark, or the doubled date, but not both together like this. The 1943 steel cent features the same victor david brenner design for the lincoln cent which had been in use since the first in 1909. Value of 1943d lincoln wheat cent, key date prices and images. Get the best deals on 1943 lincoln wheat penny error coins when you. While a tremendous amount of effort goes into ensuring the accuracy of the information contained in this site, coin community assumes no liability for errors. But with the abundant and diverse coins that used to be and are still. This 1943d steel penny is of great worth to the collector or numismatist that needs to fill a hole in. Steel pennies were minted to replace copper and zinc pennies during 1943. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about 1943 steel wheat penny. The philadelphia, denver, and san francisco mints each.
Support treasure town by buying silver using this link. The most common 1943 steel wheat penny material is metal. Just as the jefferson nickel fivecent coin saw the removal of nickel from its composition in 1942 to preserve the metal for artillery production, so, too, did lincoln wheat penny coins in 1943. If the penny is picked up by the magnet, its not bronze. How much of the general value associated with a steel penny a collector is liable to pay you is determined by the coins condition. Lot of 1943pds 1c ngc ms67 oh, 3 coins old ngc holder lincoln cent. If the 1943 penny looks silver, gray or leadcolored, its not a bronze 1943 penny. Lincoln wheat penny 1943 d steel cent ddo error youtube. Learning how to authenticate a 1943 copper penny is a relatively easy task. Light spread on 43 of date with rotational spread on liber of liberty and in god. Unfollow 1943 steel penny to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. The desirable 1943 and 1944 lincoln cent wrongplanchet errors are, categorically, the priciest error coins, and heritages jan. My vote on this one is machine doubling and not ddo.
Heres a really easy test to see if youve got the common 1943 steel penny or a rare copper 1943 penny. However, by the end of 1943, much of the public complained about the new steel pennies. Well the last time that i posted i said to stay tuned for more cool finds. How to tell if you have a common 1943 steel penny or a rare 1943 copper penny. Other rare pennies on this list include the 1792 penny, 1793 penny, 1844 penny, 1856 penny, 1877 penny, 1909 penny, 1924 penny, 1936 penny, 1943 penny, 1955 penny, 1974 penny, and other silver pennies. All of our bu 1943 steel pennies have nice eye appeal with no major marks or visible problems and represent a great value for the price. Find great deals on ebay for steel penny 1943 and 1943 copper penny.
We are pleased to offer for sale this 1943d steel penny wartime lincoln wheat cent. Offmetal 1943 and 1944 lincoln cents at fun sale coin world. The 1943 lincoln steel penny collection harkens back to the height of world war ii, when copper was earmarked for the war effort, and pennies were temporarily made from lowgrade carbon steel. However, condition has nothing to do with determining what that. Great seller with very good positive feedback and over 50 ratings. Wartime cent, 1943 zinc plated steel except as noted. Beware of altered coins made by copper plating genuine 1943 steel cents or from 1948 lincoln cents by removing the left side of the 8 to make it look like a 3. Log in or sign up to leave a comment log in sign up. What is the value of a 1943 steel lincoln head wheat penny. I created this video with the youtube slideshow creator.
Rare pennies you should hold onto including the 1943 penny. The pennys design is the same one used in 1909 by vector d. D, 12,672,000, first time denver produced the cent. Whether its windows, mac, ios or android, you will be able to download the images using download button. This 1943 steel penny is of great worth to the collector or numismatist that. Unfollow 1943 us steel penny to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Copper was completely eliminated from the denominations composition, in favor of a oneyearonly type featuring a zincplated steel composition.682 1376 977 1559 944 316 595 1026 555 246 1418 934 1417 438 52 1373 1111 209 228 1117 1256 1290 717 38 186 518 1568 1428 1463 147 1324 452 301 507 810 802 226 1376