Coins and Canada - 1 cent 1983 - Canadian coins price guide and values

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$1.55$8.80$17.90$69.10$160
1983 - Near Beads $0.25$1.00$4.10$17.40$39.50$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$1.10$14.70$48.60
1983 - Near Beads ---$1.95$15.20$17.20$51.50

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 -----$1.00$14.70
1983 - Near Beads -----$1.95$14.70

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

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Planchet errors and varieties
#1321 1 cent 1983 - Clipped Ben
#2431 1 cent 1983 - Double clipped pascalou1975
#3927 1 cent 1983 - Flaw planchet on reverse bidjobi
Die errors and varieties
#3929 1 cent 1983 - Accumulations on the queen's head bidjobi
#2005 1 cent 1983 - Die chip at the bottom of the queen lamothe
#3522 1 cent 1983 - Die chip in the middle of the leaves bidjobi
#3926 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on stem bidjobi
#1801 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the 1 of 1 cent andre
#2209 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the first A of Canada lamothe
#2592 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the N of Regina Oli1999
#931 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the queen's hair Bidou
#2001 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the queen's head andre
#932 1 cent 1983 - Die chip on the right leaf Anaïs
#3600 1 cent 1983 - Die chip under the queen's eye BeauRéal
#2449 1 cent 1983 - Die clash in the middle of both sides Jcc1966
Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#3725 1 cent 1983 - Double Elizab -
#3726 1 cent 1983 - Double Regina -
#2046 1 cent 1983 - Linked beads Jcc1966
#698 1 cent 1983 - Spike under the leaves La Loutre

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: ↑↑

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 1 cent 1983 circulating coins by major TPG companies.

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TPGTotalBS-1FR-2AG-3G-4G-6VG-8VG-10F-12F-15VF-20VF-25VF-30VF-35EF-40EF-45AU-50AU-53AU-55AU-58MS-60MS-61MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67MS-68MS-69MS-70
PCGS12000000000000000000000004341000
CCCS280000000000000111000401313310000
NGC6000000000000000000000010112100
Total400000000000000111000401417763100

Sources : PCGS : Pop Report from October 17, 2019. CCCS : Rapport de population du October 17, 2019. ICCS : Data not available at this time. NGC : Rapport de population du October 16, 2019.

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

Last update : Thursday, August 15, 2019