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1 cent 1962

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1 cent 1962 prices and values

The minimum value of a 1 cent 1962 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 1962 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 1962 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1962 ---$ 0.02$ 0.02$ 0.03$ 0.07
1962 - Harp ---$ 1.50$ 2.00$ 3.00$ 4.00
1962 - Guitar ---$ 3.00$ 4.00$ 6.00$ 8.00
1962 - Hanging 2 ---$ 0.03$ 0.09$ 0.18$ 2.50
1962 - Double hanging 2 ---$ 0.03$ 0.09$ 0.18$ 3.00
1962 - Double 962 ---$ 0.17$ 0.30$ 0.65$ 7.00
1962 - Missing M ---$ 0.02$ 0.05$ 0.25$ 2.50
1962 - Triple Hanging 2 ---$ 0.06$ 0.18$ 0.36$ 2.50

1 cent 1962 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1962 $ 2.80$ 4.40$ 6.10$ 13$ 32$ 130-
1962 - Harp $ 6.00$ 15$ 22$ 80$ 140--
1962 - Guitar $ 15$ 30$ 50$ 190$ 330--
1962 - Hanging 2 $ 5.00$ 8.20$ 11$ 12$ 62--
1962 - Double hanging 2 $ 6.00$ 8.80$ 11$ 48$ 85--
1962 - Double 962 $ 10$ 20$ 28$ 85$ 140--
1962 - Missing M $ 4.00$ 12$ 20$ 76$ 130--
1962 - Triple Hanging 2 $ 4.00$ 12$ 22$ 94$ 170--

1 cent 1962 PL3

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Year PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1962 ---$ 2.10$ 7.90$ 10-
1962 - Harp -------
1962 - Guitar -------
1962 - Hanging 2 -------
1962 - Double hanging 2 -------
1962 - Double 962 -------
1962 - Missing M -------
1962 - Triple Hanging 2 -------

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Errors and varieties

Harp

1 cent 1962

Zoell #K6c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Guitar

1 cent 1962

Zoell #K86c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Hanging 2

1 cent 1962 - Hanging 2

Zoell #C81n - Minor coin varieties - Third Edition #2 - 1965

Zoell #C86n - Minor coin varieties - Third Edition #2 - 1965

Double hanging 2

1 cent 1962 - Double Hanging 2

Zoell #C86p - Minor coin varieties - Third Edition #2 - 1965

Double 962

1 cent 1962 - Double 962

Zoell #R86c - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

Missing M

1 cent 1962 - Missing M

Zoell #S86g - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Triple Hanging 2

The last digit of the date is tripled hanging (die clash).

More errors and varieties

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1962 : 227 244 069
  • 1 cent 1962 - Harp : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Guitar : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Hanging 2 : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Double hanging 2 : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Double 962 : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Missing M : Included
  • 1 cent 1962 - Triple Hanging 2 : Included

Specifications - 1 cent 1962

  • 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: ↑↑

Legend

  • - : indicates that there's no value attributed to this grade.
  • : indicates that the value is going down.
  • : indicates that the value is going up.

Notes

  1. The value of a 1 cent 1962 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 1962 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 : Thursday, November 6, 2014

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