1 cent 1887 - Canadian coins price guide and values - Coins and Canada

1 cent 1887

1 cent 1887

Mostly because the 7 was punched manually on each reverse working die of the 1887 1-cent coin, there are several varieties of repunched 7.

1 cent 1887 prices and values

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

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1887 $2.40$3.90$4.90$6.90$10.60$21.80$41.00
1887 - 7/7 #1 -----$47.60-
1887 - 7/7 #2 -----$47.60-

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1887 $88.00$128$242$437$1,380$2,190-
1887 - 7/7 #1 ----$1,600--
1887 - 7/7 #2 -------

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Varieties

7/7 #1

1 cent 1887 - Repunched 7

1 in date in also repunched.

1 cent 1887 - Repunched 1

7/7 #2

1 cent 1887 - Repunched 7

Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varietiesSource
#541 1 cent 1887 - Double 7 Lightw4re
Miscellaneous / UnclassifiedSource
#1301 1 cent 1887 - Double 7Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins 65th Edition - Page 320 -
#4232 1 cent 1887 - Double 87 manny gaspar

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1887 : 1,500,000
  • 1 cent 1887 - 7/7 #1 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1887 - 7/7 #2 : n/a

Specifications - 1 cent 1887

  • Alloy: 95% copper, 4% tin and 1% zinc
  • Weight: 5.67 grams
  • Diameter : 25.4 mm
  • Engraver: Leonard C. Wyon and G. W. DeSaulles
  • Designer: Leonard C. Wyon and G. W. DeSaulles (SL - Small leaves)
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 1 cent 1887 circulating coins by major TPG companies. PCGS and NGC specimen coins are included in Mint State grades.

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TPGTotalBS-1FR-2AG-3G-4G-6VG-8VG-10F-12F-15VF-20VF-25VF-30VF-35EF-40EF-45AU-50AU-53AU-55AU-58MS-60MS-61MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67MS-68MS-69MS-70
PCGS1000000000000000111164008193415100000
CCCS7500000302360151154802360241000000
NGC5900000001020001540531331214500000
Total17500000303380151171013113107313354920100000

Sources : PCGS : Pop Report from October 17, 2019. CCCS : Pop Report from October 17, 2019. NGC : Pop Report from October 16, 2019. ICCS : Data not available at this time.

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

Last update : Thursday, June 18, 2020

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