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US One Cent coins

 

Face value: 1 Cent ($0.01=1 penny)

Flowing Hair Large Cent

Chain reverse

US coin 1 cent 1793
copper
26-27 mm.
13.48 g.
Edge: Bars and Vines
1793
Value within chain / ONE CENT / 1/100 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right / LIBERTY / 1793
KM#11
Coin value in F condition - $1,000-2,000 (rare valuable coin)

 

Wreath reverse

US coin 1 cent 1793
copper
26-27 mm.
13.48 g.
Edge: Bars and Vines
1793
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / 1/100 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right / LIBERTY / 1793
KM#12
Coin value in F condition - $1,000-2,000 (rare valuable coin)

 

 

Liberty Cap Large Cent

US coin 1 cent 1794
copper
29 mm.
13.48 g.
Edge: Lettered: "ONE HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR" or Plain
1793, 1794, 1795, 1796
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / 1/100 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right, Phrygian cap / LIBERTY / 1794
KM#13
Coin value in F condition - $400-600

 

Redesigned, reduced weight

US coin 1 cent 1795
copper
29 mm.
10.89 g.
Edge: Lettered: "ONE CENT" or Plain
1795, 1796
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / 1/100 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right / LIBERTY / 1793
KM#13a
Coin value in F condition - $300-500

 

 

Draped Bust Large Cent

US coin 1 cent 1797
copper
29 mm.
10.98 g.
Edge: Plain
1796, 17987, 1798, 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, 1804, 1805, 1806, 1807
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / 1/100 / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right / LIBERTY / 1797
KM#22
Coin value in F condition - $100-200

 

 

Capped Bust (Classic Head) Large Cent

US coin 1 cent 1812
copper
29 mm.
10.98 g.
Edge: Plain
1808, 1809, 1810, 1811, 1812, 1813, 1814
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right, flanked by stars / LIBERTY / 1812
KM#39
Coin value in F condition - $200-300

 

 

Coronet Head Large Cent

US coin 1 cent 1817
copper
29 mm.
10.98 g.
Edge: Plain
1816, 1817, 1818, 1819, 1820, 1821, 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825, 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833, 1834, 1835, 1836, 1837, 1838, 1839
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right, within circle of stars / 1817
KM#45
Coin value in F condition - $25-35

 

 

Braided Hair Large Cent

US coin 1 cent 1857
copper
27.5 mm.
10.98 g.
Edge: Plain
1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, 1843, 1844, 1845, 1846, 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1855, 1856, 1857
Value within wreath / ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Head facing right, within circle of stars / 1857
KM#45
Coin value in F condition - $20-30

 

 

Flying Eagle Small Cent

US coin 1 cent 1858
copper-nickel
19 mm.
4.67 g.
Edge: Plain
1856, 1857, 1858
Value within wreath / ONE CENT
Flying Eagle / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1858
KM#45
Coin value in F condition - $40-60

 

 

Indian Head Small Cent

Indian head penny without shield

US coin 1 cent 1859
copper-nickel
19 mm.
4.67 g.
Edge: Plain
1859
Value within wreath / ONE CENT
Indian head with headdress left / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1859
KM#87
Coin value in F condition - $20-40

 

Indian head penny with shield

US coin 1 cent 1862
copper-nickel
19 mm.
4.67 g.
Edge: Plain
1860, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864
Value within wreath, shield above / ONE CENT
Indian head with headdress left / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1862
KM#90
Coin value in F condition - $15-25

 

 Bronze Indian head penny

US coin 1 cent 1909
bronze
19 mm.
3.11 g.
Edge: Plain
1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1875, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909
Value within wreath, shield above / ONE CENT
Indian head with headdress left / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1862
KM#90a
Coin value in F condition - $10-20

 

 

Lincoln Small Cent

Wheat Ears reverse (Wheat penny)

US coin 1 cent 1955 Wheat penny
bronze
19 mm.
3.11 g.
Edge: Plain
1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924,  1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932,  1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940,  1941, 1942, 1943 (rare), 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955,  1956, 1957, 1958
Value within Wheat Ears / ONE CENT UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
Lincoln right
Obverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1955
KM#132
Coin value in VF condition - $1-3

 

Wheat penny, zinc coated steel

US coin 1 cent 1943
zinc coated steel
19 mm.
2.70 g.
Edge: Plain
1943
Value within Wheat Ears / ONE CENT UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
Lincoln right / IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1943
KM#132a
Coin value in VF condition - $1-3

 

Lincoln memorial reverse

US coin 1 cent 1972
bronze
19 mm.
3.11 g.
Edge: Plain
1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982
Lincoln Memorial / ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
Lincoln right / IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1972
KM#201
Coin value in UNC condition - $0.10-0.20

 

Lincoln memorial reverse, copper plated zinc

US coin 1 cent 1994
copper plated zinc
19 mm.
3.11 g.
Edge: Plain
1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Lincoln Memorial
Reverse legend: ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
Lincoln right / IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1994
Number in Krause catalog: KM#201
Coin value in UNC condition - $0.10-0.20

 

Shield reverse

US coin 1 cent 2010
copper plated zinc
19 mm.
2.50 g.
Edge: Plain
2010 to date
Shield / ONE CENT / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM
Lincoln right
Obverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 2010
KM#201
Coin value in UNC condition - $0.10-0.20