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Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843

Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843

Description

By the 1840s New Brunswick's population and trade had expanded to the point where there was a real need for a local currency, and in 1843 the legislature decided to issue copper penny and halfpenny tokens... Read more »

Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843 values and prices

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade.

Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843 circulated tokens1

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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$35.00$60.00$130

Provincial Government - 1/2 penny 1843 uncirculated tokens2

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Varieties MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
$380$600$1,000----

Specifications

  • Mintage : 480 000
  • Composition : Copper
  • Breton # : 910
  • Charlton # : NB1A

Notes

  1. The value of circulated tokens generally concerns coins with a certain wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a uncirculated tokens generally concerns coins with little wear almost not visible with the eye. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Friday, November 10, 2017

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