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1 cent 1942

1 cent 1942
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1 cent 1942 prices and values

The minimum value of a 1 cent 1942 is $0.02, due to the value of the metal that composes it.

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 1 cent 1942 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade. To help you know the meaning of grades such as G4, VG8, F12, VF20, EF40, AU50, MS60, etc., you can jump to the grading section.

1 cent 1942 values of circulating coins1


Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1942 --$0.30$0.30$0.30$0.95$3.10

1 cent 1942 values of uncirculated coins2


Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1942 $10.80$15.30$43.00$82.40$460--

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More errors and varieties


  • 1 cent 1942 : 76 113 708


  • Alloy: 95.5% copper, 3% tin and 1.5% zinc
  • Weight: 3.24 grams
  • Diameter : 19.05 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: T.H.Paget, Reverse: G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Designer: Obverse: T.H.Paget, Reverse: G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑


  • - : No value assigned for this grade.
  • : Lower value since last update.
  • : Higher value since last update.


  1. The value of a 1 cent 1942 circulating coin generally concerns coins with an apparent wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a 1 cent 1942 uncirculating coin generally concerns coins without visible wear. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. PL and SP coins come from uncirculated sets. They are made with a better quality than coins destined to the circulation.
  4. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Friday, May 12, 2017

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