What old pennies are worth money?

Answer

Valuable old pennies include the half-cent penny, the American large cent, the flying eagle penny, the Indian penny and the Lincoln wheat penny. The exact value of each coin depends upon its condition, the date it was minted and its particular design.

The Lincoln wheat penny, minted from 1909 to 1958, can fetch anywhere from a few cents to more than $1,000, depending on the rarity of coins in the year it was produced. For example, pennies minted in 1922 are much more rare than those minted in 1955 and are significantly more valuable. Half-cent pennies minted in the 18th century can fetch more than $10,000 at auction, according to Coin Values Discovery.

Q&A Related to "What old pennies are worth money?"
it doesn't matter as long as it is really old money.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Which_old_pennies_are_wo...
How much an old penny is worth depends on when the penny was minted, where it came from and its condition. In order to tell an exact value you should take it to a local coin dealer.
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Hobbies/Antiques_an...
The U.S. Mint first issued the wheat penny in 1909 to commemorate Abraham Lincoln's 100th birthday. The design was popular with the American public and continued to be issued. The
http://www.ehow.com/facts_5305424_much-money-wheat...
The value of the Old Indian Head Penny differs depending on the yea...
http://www.chacha.com/question/how-much-money-is-a...
Explore this Topic
Old pennies have value but their value depends on factors such as their scarcity or rarity and grade or condition. The value will also depend on whether the pennies ...
You can use value My Staff now on the given link to determine the value of your old coin ...
You can check out the Coins of England and Great Britain site to value your coin. ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com