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Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1813

Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1813
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 1813. Pure Copper Preferable to Paper - One Penny Token.

Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1813 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
Large letters - Calm sea --$14.50$35.00$69.00$150$220
Large letters - Bumby sea --$67.50$140$270$450$540
Large letters - Calm sea - Centered ship --$45.00$90.00$180$270$360
Small letters --$14.50$35.00$69.00$150$180
Varieties MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
Large letters - Calm sea $300$330$430$800---
Large letters - Bumby sea $720------
Large letters - Calm sea - Centered ship $540------
Small letters $540$550$600$890---
Errors and varieties from the community
Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#199 Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1813 - Overstruck Oli1999

Grading

AU-50

AU-50 - Trade & Navigation - 1 penny 1813

Specifications

Large letters - Calm sea

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1813
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↑
  • Weight: 20 grams
  • Diameter: 33.5 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 962
  • Charlton #: NS20A1
  • McLachlan #: 563
  • Courteau #: 8
  • Sandham #: 50
  • Haxby-Willey #: 26
  • Batty #: 1728-1731
  • Willey #: 304

Large letters - Bumby sea

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1813
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↑
  • Weight: 20 grams
  • Diameter: 33.5 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 962
  • Charlton #: NS20A2
  • McLachlan #: 563
  • Courteau #: 9
  • Sandham #: 50
  • Haxby-Willey #: 26
  • Batty #: 1728-1731

Large letters - Calm sea - Centered ship

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1813
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↑
  • Weight: 20 grams
  • Diameter: 33.5 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 962
  • Charlton #: NS20A3
  • McLachlan #: 563
  • Courteau #: 10
  • Sandham #: 50
  • Haxby-Willey #: 26
  • Batty #: 1728-1731
  • Da #: 43
  • Willey #: 306

Small letters

  • Engraver: Thomas Halliday
  • Issuing date: 1813
  • Denomination: 1 penny
  • Composition: Copper
  • Die axis: ↑↑
  • Weight: 20 grams
  • Diameter: 33.5 mm
  • Edge: Engrailed
  • Breton #: 962
  • Charlton #: NS20A4
  • McLachlan #: 563
  • Courteau #: 11
  • Sandham #: 50
  • Haxby-Willey #: 26
  • Batty #: 1728-1731
  • Da #: 44
  • Willey #: 307

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Last update : Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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