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Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1814

Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1814
Source : Bank of Canada

Description

During the early part of the nineteenth century, Halifax was a major British military station as well as a trans-shipment point for supplies being sent from the United States to Europe to help the British in their struggle against Napoleon. This increased commercial activity intensified the port's need for small change, a commodity that had always been in short supply... Read more »

Text : Trade & Navigation 1814. Pure Copper Preferable to Paper - One Penny Token.

Text : Trade & Navigation 1838. Pure Copper Preferable to Paper - One Penny Token.

Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1814 values and prices

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1814 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade.

Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1814 circulated tokens1

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Varieties AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
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Specifications

  • Issuing date : 1814
  • Denomination : 1 penny
  • Composition : Copper
  • Diameter : 33.2 mm
  • Breton # : 962
  • Courteau # : 12

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 : Wednesday, February 13, 2013

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