1 cent 1920 - Canadian coins price guide and values - Coins and Canada

1 cent 1920

1 cent 1920

1 cent 1920 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

Slide

Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1920 - Large $0.60$0.75$1.15$1.70$2.50$4.60$10.50
1920 - Small $0.25$0.30$0.40$0.55$1.00$1.95$7.20

Select a date or variety to find the values and prices of all grades available.

Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1920 - Large $23.90$41.50$80.70$245$1,300--
1920 - Small $18.60$33.10$60.10$141$654$6,000-

Select a date or variety to find the values and prices of all grades available.

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1920 - Large -------
1920 - Small --$1,960$9,500$9,800--

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2023. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

View the average prices of certified 1 cent 1920 sold at auctions »

Varieties

Large

1 cent 1920 - Large

Small

1 cent 1920 - Small

Errors and varieties from the community

Most of the following pictures come from the generous contribution of the community. Titles attributed to them doesn't always reflect the exact error or variety on them. Feel free to let us know in the discussion board if you see one picture that need to be fixed.

Die errors and varietiesSource
#2611 1 cent 1920 - Large - Die clash near the leaves centurion
#667 1 cent 1920 - Die crack on ET IND savignac
#2539 1 cent 1920 - Die crack on the legend ainsivalavie
#1690 1 cent 1920 - Die crack on the right of the reverse AndreT
Miscellaneous / UnclassifiedSource
#2453 1 cent 1920 - Double 19 ainsivalavie

Mintage

  • 1 cent 1920 - Large : 6,762,247
  • 1 cent 1920 - Small : 15,483,923

Specifications - 1 cent 1920 - Large

  • Alloy: 95.5% copper, 3% tin and 1.5% zinc
  • Weight: 5.67 grams
  • Diameter : 25.4 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Sir Edgar B. MacKennal, Reverse: W.H.J. Blakemore
  • Designer: Obverse: Sir Edgar B. MacKennal, Reverse: W.H.J. Blakemore
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Specifications - 1 cent 1920 - Small

  • Alloy: 95.5% copper, 3% tin and 1.5% zinc
  • Weight: 3.24 grams
  • Diameter : 19.05 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Sir E.B. MacKennal, Reverse: W.H.J. Blakemore
  • Designer: Obverse: Sir E.B. MacKennal, Reverse: Fred Lewis
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 1 cent 1920 circulating coins by major TPG companies. PCGS and NGC specimen coins are included in Mint State grades.

Glisser

TPGTotalBS-1FR-2AG-3G-4G-6VG-8VG-10F-12F-15VF-20VF-25VF-30VF-35EF-40EF-45AU-50AU-53AU-55AU-58MS-60MS-61MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67MS-68MS-69MS-70
PCGS299000000000100001112100115012988140000
CCCS8300000012550504280811406109300000
NGC236000000010200053904181232253732470000
Total512000000135805096181142026339113211115210000

Sources : PCGS : Pop Report from October 17, 2019. CCCS : Pop Report from October 17, 2019. NGC : Pop Report from October 16, 2019. ICCS : Data not available at this time.

Last update : Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Buy 1 cent 1920 on Ebay

Back to Price Guide and Values

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated.