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Thomas Halliday - 1 penny 1812

Thomas Halliday - 1 penny 1812
Source : Bank of Canada

Description

Nowhere in British North America did the private copper tokens issued by merchants and others have a more fascinating evolutionary history than in Lower Canada - now Quebec. In the 1820s and 1830s, trade in Montreal, the colony's commercial centre, created a strong demand for coinage. As coins were often in short supply, privately produced tokens filled the void... Read more »

Text : One Penny Token 1812.

Thomas Halliday - 1 penny 1812 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
12 leaves -$10.00$13.50$27.00$58.50$160$270
11 leaves --$13.50$27.00$49.50$140$230
9 leaves --$10.80$19.80$40.50$110$200
8 leaves -------
7 leaves - Engrailed --$27.00$54.00$81.00$180$360
7 leaves - Reeded --$27.00$54.00$150$180$360
Varieties MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
12 leaves $410------
11 leaves $360------
9 leaves $320------
8 leaves -------
7 leaves - Engrailed -------
7 leaves - Reeded -------
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Specifications

12 leaves

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D1
  • Courteau #: 33
  • Da #: 21

11 leaves

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D2
  • Courteau #: 32
  • Da #: 20

9 leaves

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D3
  • Courteau #: 31
  • Da #: 19

8 leaves

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D4
  • Courteau #: 29
  • Da #: 22

7 leaves - Engrailed

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D5
  • Courteau #: 28

7 leaves - Reeded

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1812
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↓
  • Weight: 17 grams
  • Diameter: 34.2 mm
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Breton #: 959
  • Charlton #: LC47D6
  • Courteau #: 28

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Last update : Thursday, October 10, 2019