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1 cent 1891

1 cent 1891
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1 cent 1891 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 2 $4.60$7.80$10.80$14.70$24.30$44.30$77.10
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 $4.40$9.80$12.10$17.30$27.80$72.30$94.40
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 $40.00$78.40$83.60$123$163$270$564
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 $41.00$78.40$89.80$137$196$266$564
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 $26.40$98.00$111$133$191$298$523
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 $19.90$49.00$68.60$80.30$116$175$259
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 - Rep.T -$58.80$113$147$160$294$490

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 2 $148$213$655$800$3,250--
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 $178$250$489$882$2,700--
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 $1,080$1,760$4,560----
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 $1,080$1,760$5,300----
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 $865$1,420$3,500----
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 $391$565$1,420$2,160$8,200--
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 - Rep.T $620------

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Varieties

LL - LD - Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Zoell #K6c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Large Date (LD)

Large date

Zoell #A11 - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Large Leaves (LL)

Large leaves

Zoell #X11b - Major coin varieties - Third Edition - Part #1 - 1965

LL - LD - Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Large Date (LD)

Large date

Zoell #A11 - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Large Leaves (LL)

Large leaves

Zoell #X11b - Major coin varieties - Third Edition - Part #1 - 1965

LL - SD - Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Zoell #K6c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Small Date (SD)

Small date

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Large Leaves (LL)

Large leaves

Zoell #X11b - Major coin varieties - Third Edition - Part #1 - 1965

LL - SD - Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Small Date (SD)

Small date

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Large Leaves (LL)

Large leaves

Zoell #X11b - Major coin varieties - Third Edition - Part #1 - 1965

SL - SD - Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Obverse # 2

Zoell #K6c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Small Date (SD)

Small date

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Small Leaves (SL)

Small leaves

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

SL - SD - Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Obverse # 3

Small date (SD)

Small date

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

Small Leaves (SL)

Small Leaves

Zoell #X11s - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962

SL - SD - Obverse # 3 - Rep.T

1 cent 1891 - Small Leaves - Small Date - Repunched T

Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varieties
#3119 1 cent 1891 - Die clash behind the queen -
#1589 1 cent 1891 - Die crack above C of Cents priv@t3
#1302 1 cent 1891 - Die crack on the R of Regina -
#3802 1 cent 1891 SL SD Obverse # 3 - Repunched T in GratiaCharlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins 65th Edition - Page 330 scott g
Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#1980 1 cent 1891 - Double 8 V@UTOUR
#1303 1 cent 1891 - Double D's -

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 2 : 1,453,000
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 : n/a
  • 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 - Rep.T : n/a

Specifications - 1 cent 1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 2

  • 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 1891 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
PCGS30900000001142161423261762131123050511300000
CCCS28000344202235265805002691003040240000000
NGC26900000307046000282428101431511143312300000
Total58900344232243271082661477595516386210134687631600000

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 : Monday, November 18, 2019

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