10 most valuable pennies ever made

25 January 2024

1943-D Bronze Lincoln Cent

A 1943 D Wheat Penny that is still in circulation is valued between $0.05 and $1.25 as of January 2024. On the other hand, uncirculated 1943 D Pennies can get up to $1900. 

1793 Strawberry Leaf Cent

Depending on its condition, the 1793 Strawberry-Leaf Cent coin can fetch over $2,400, according to Barn Finds.

1944 Steel Wheat Penny

A 1944 Wheat Penny that has been circulated is valued between $35,000 and $43,500 as of January 2024. 

1943 Copper Wheat Penny

A 1943 copper penny may be worth $100,000 to $900,000. But a particular variation of this coin might be valued as much as $2 million. 

1856 Flying Eagle Cent

The 1856 Flying Eagle cent can cost anywhere between $7,750 and $15,000. In good condition, it is valued at over $2,000 dollars. 

1873 Indian Head Cent

An 1873 Indian Head Penny in good condition is valued around $25, and in really fine condition, it is worth $185, according to JM Bullion. 

1858 Flying Eagle Cent

As of January 2024, the value of a circulating 1858 Flying Eagle Cent ranges from $25 to $455, according to the NGC Price Guide.

1914-D Lincoln Cent

The Philadelphia Mint, which produced 75,238,432 1914 Wheat Pennies, is the source of the majority of them, according to coinvalues.com.

1922 Plain Lincoln Cent

The value of a 1922 Plain Lincoln Cent can range from $500 to more than $10,500.

1955 Doubled Die Lincoln Cent

The retail value of a 1955 Double Die Lincoln Cent can range from $1,000 to $85,000, depending on its condition. 

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