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1 cent 1871 Prince Edward Island

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1 cent 1871 - Prince Edward Island
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Prince Edward Island was the last of the British North American colonies to adopt a decimal system of currency. 'Going decimal' in 1871, the island chose a dollar equal in value to the United States one-dollar gold piece, in line with the decimal currency system introduced earlier in the Provinces of Canada and New Brunswick and adopted by the Dominion of Canada in 1867... Read more

1 cent 1871 Prince Edward Island prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1871 - ↑↑ $5.00$12.30$16.00$25.50$48.70$84.00$140
1871 - ↑↓ $2.50$6.40$8.20$12.40$22.50$39.90$70.20
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1871 - ↑↑ $310$470$640$700$1,760--
1871 - ↑↓ $140$150$340$390$750$800$960
Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1871 - ↑↑ --$1,960$3,430$6,600--
1871 - ↑↓ --$1,180$1,200$2,450--

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Mintage

  • 1 cent 1871 - ↑↓ : 2,000,000
  • 1 cent 1871 - ↑↑ : Included above

Specifications - 1 cent 1871 - ↑↓

  • Alloy: 95% copper, 4% tin, 1% zinc
  • Weight: 5.67 grams
  • Diameter : 25.40 mm
  • Engraver: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Designer: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Edge: Plain
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic

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

Last update : Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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