1943 Copper Wheat Penny has estimated the 1943 Copper Wheat Penny Value | CoinTrackers at a minimum of $60047, one in perfect condition can be worth $85782 or more. (see details)...

1943 Copper Wheat Penny

Type: Copper Wheat Penny
Year: 1943
Mint Mark: No mint mark
Face Value: 0.01 USD
Total Produced: 0 [?]
Silver Content: 0%
Numismatic Value: $60047 to $85782
Value: As a rough estimate of this coins value you can assume this coin in poor condition will be valued at somewhere around $60047, while one in "perfect" condition can bring $85782. This price does not reference any standard coin grading scale. So when we say poor, we mean worn more than would be expected from a coin in this age, and perfect meaning it looks "perfect" without flaw and possibly even certified. [?].

Additional Info: There were just a few of the 1943 Copper Pennies ever minted and all would have been released by error into the coin supply. All the pennies this year were supposed to be minted as the steel pennies or war pennies. Coin analyst are suggesting that copper plates may have been tested or left mixed amongst the other steel plates from 1942 and thus the error. No matter what the cause these coins are selling for just under $100,000 dollars according to our resources. Warning: There are many 1943 Copper Penny fakes floating around. You can take a 1948 copper penny and file down the left side of the 8 to make it into a 3. Be sure your coin is certified! You also want to watch out for fake 1942 copper pennies that are actually just copper plated 1943 steel pennies. Its not very hard to copper plate a coin, scam artist do it often. Use a magnet to verify the coins content, if it sticks to the magnet it is a copper plated steel and fake.

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**When we say that 0, of these coins were produced or minted in 1943 this number doesn't always match the actual circulation count for this coin. The numbers come from the United States mint, and they don't reflect coins that have been melted, destroyed, or those that have never been released. Please keep that in mind.

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