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1 cent 1983

1 cent 1983
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1 cent 1983 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more. The melt and minimum value of a 1 cent 1983 is $0.02.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1983 - Far Beads ---$0.02$0.02$0.03$0.04
1983 - Near Beads ---$0.02$0.02$0.03$0.04

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1983 - Far Beads $0.10$0.25$1.80$9.10$18.20$69.40$170
1983 - Near Beads $0.25$1.00$5.20$19.10$37.40$170$700

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1983 - Far Beads ---$1.00$8.00$31.90$53.20
1983 - Near Beads ---$1.95$16.70$58.80$120

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1983 - Far Beads -----$9.80$19.60
1983 - Near Beads -----$19.60$29.40

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2019. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

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Varieties

Far Beads

1 cent 1983 - Far beads

Near Beads

1 cent 1983 - Near beads

Errors and varieties from the community

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1983 - Far Beads : n/a
  • 1 cent 1983 - Near Beads : 975,510,000

Specifications - 1 cent 1983 - Far Beads

  • Alloy: 98% copper, 0.5% tin and 1.5% zinc
  • Weight: 2.5 grams
  • Diameter : 19.1 mm (12 sides) Thickness: 1.45mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: G.E.Kruger-Gray
  • Designer: Obverse: Arnold Machin, Reverse: G.E.Kruger-Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

Last update : Monday, March 25, 2019

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