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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$8.80$13.10$16.40$26.70$46.20$86.60
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 $4.40$8.80$13.10$18.30$29.40$52.20$98.00
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 $49.00$66.20$84.90$120$160$270$510
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 $52.00$68.60$87.30$130$190$280$540
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 $26.40$53.90$93.10$130$180$320$500
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 $19.90$39.20$67.00$81.40$120$190$270
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 2 $180$210$680$900$2,570--
1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 $230$240$720$880$2,770--
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 $1,150$1,760$4,880$13,200---
1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 $1,260$1,760$5,200----
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 $1,190$1,370$3,920----
1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 $490$520$1,490$1,920$7,800--

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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

Errors and varieties from the community
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 : 800 000
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - LD - Obverse # 3 : Included
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 2 : Included
  • 1 cent 1891 - LL - SD - Obverse # 3 : Included
  • 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 2 : Included
  • 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3 : Included

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: ↑↑

Specifications - 1 cent 1891 - SL - SD - Obverse # 3

  • Alloy: 95% copper, 4% tin and 1% zinc
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 25.4 mm
  • Engraver: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Designer: Leonard C. Wyon
  • 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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