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1 cent 1888

1 cent 1888
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1 cent 1888 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1888 $2.00$2.60$4.90$6.40$12.70$16.90$30.10
1888 - Double 888 $2.50$3.40$5.20$7.40$14.70$32.30$50.00
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1888 $61.60$88.20$190$300$1,030--
1888 - Double 888 $140$330$370----

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Varieties

Double 888

Double 888

Zoell #RT9e - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Sometimes, only one or 2 8's is doubled. There are more than one possibilities of doubling.

Errors and varieties from the community

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1888 : 4 000 000
  • 1 cent 1888 - Double 888 : Included

Specifications - 1 cent 1888

  • 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: ↑↑

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

Last update : Wednesday, March 14, 2018

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