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1/2 penny 1852

1/2 penny 1852
Source : Bank of Canada

Description

The Bank of Upper Canada was established in 1821 in York (Toronto, Ontario) under a charter granted by the Province of Upper Canada in 1819. When Upper and Lower Canada were united in 1841 to form the Province of Canada, it was decided that only the bank that held the government accounts should have the right to issue copper tokens... Read more »

1/2 penny 1852 values and prices

The value of a canadian token depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

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Varieties AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
$5.00$10.00$15.00$20.00$35.00$50.00$75.00
Varieties MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
$150$180$250----
Errors and varieties from the community

Grading

G-4

G-4 - 1/2 penny 1852
G-4 - 1/2 penny 1852
G-4 - 1/2 penny 1852
G-4 - 1/2 penny 1852

VG-8

VG-8 - 1/2 penny 1852
VG-8 - 1/2 penny 1852
VG-8 - 1/2 penny 1852

Specifications

  • Mintage : 1 500 000
  • Issuer: Bank of Upper Canada (York)
  • Mint : Royal Mint
  • Issuing date : 1852
  • Denomination : 1/2 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Weight: 8 grams
  • Diameter: 27.5 mm
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Breton #: 720
  • Charlton #: PC5B2
  • Km #: Tn2

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

Last update : Thursday, January 24, 2013

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