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1 cent 1956

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1 cent 1956
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1 cent 1956 prices and values

The minimum value of a 1 cent 1956 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 1956 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade. To help you to know the meaning of grades such as G4, VG8, F12, VF20, EF40, AU50, MS60, etc., you can jump to the grading section.

1 cent 1956 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1956 ---$ 0.02$ 0.02$ 0.14$ 0.20
1956 - Hanging 6 ---$ 0.02$ 0.05$ 0.20$ 0.51

1 cent 1956 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1956 $ 2.30$ 4.50$ 6.60$ 10$ 46$ 460-
1956 - Hanging 6 $ 3.00$ 9.60$ 17$ 71$ 130--

1 cent 1956 PL3

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Year PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1956 ---$ 28$ 59$ 89-
1956 - Hanging 6 -------

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Errors and varieties

Hanging 6

1 cent 1956 - Hanging 6

Zoell #C80n - Minor coin varieties - Third Edition #2 - 1965

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Mintage

  • 1 cent 1956 : 78 685 535
  • 1 cent 1956 - Hanging 6 : Included

Specifications - 1 cent 1956

  • Alloy: 98% copper, 0.5% tin and 1.5% zinc
  • Weight: 3.24 grams
  • Diameter : 19.05 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Thomas Single, Reverse: N/A
  • Designer: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Reverse: G.E. Kruger Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

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Notes

  1. The value of a 1 cent 1956 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 1956 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 : Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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