GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Most Expensive Pennies In The World

Statistic 1

"The 1943 Bronze Lincoln cent is the most expensive penny in the world that was sold at $1.7 million in 2010."

Sources Icon

Statistic 2

"Only 20 of 1943 Bronze Lincoln cents are estimated to exist."

Sources Icon

Statistic 3

"The second-most expensive penny ever sold, a 1955 Doubled Die Obverse penny, fetched $114,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 4

"There is currently a $10,000 reward for a specific type of 1969-S penny — showing a clear, doubled (or possibly tripled) die obverse."

Sources Icon

Statistic 5

"Only about 24,000 1914-D Wheat pennies were ever minted, making them one of the rarest."

Sources Icon

Statistic 6

"The rare 1909-S Indian Head penny was the final Indian Head cent - it is valued at $400 to $450."

Sources Icon

Statistic 7

"A 1943 copper-alloy penny has an estimated value of $60,000 to $200,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 8

"Only 1,100 1909-S V.D.B. pennies were minted, making them extremely valuable; one in good condition can fetch around $1,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 9

"A rare 1872 Indian Head penny in pristine condition can top $10,000 at auction."

Sources Icon

Statistic 10

"In January 2019, a rare 1943 Lincoln penny was sold for $204,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 11

"The 1914-D Lincoln cent often sells for $200-$400 even in the lowest grades, and over $4,000 in uncirculated condition."

Sources Icon

Statistic 12

"The proof 1970-S Small Date Lincoln Cent just by itself has been sold for more than $3,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 13

"The 2004-D Wisconsin Extra Leaf Low quarter has sold for up to $1,510."

Sources Icon

Statistic 14

"The 1804 Draped Bust cent, the most expensive US large cent ever sold, fetched $632,500 at an auction in 2021."

Sources Icon

Statistic 15

"The 1856 Flying Eagle Cent is often valued at $6,600 to $7,750 in very good condition."

Sources Icon

Statistic 16

"A 1943 Silver-colored penny, accidental creations by the U.S. Mint during World War II, can be worth more than $40,000."

Sources Icon

Statistic 17

"The rarest and most expensive penny of the 21st century is a 1999 Wide AM penny, valued at $5,000."

Sources Icon

Opinions>Financial Statistics: Explore more posts from this category

... Before You Leave, Catch This! 🔥

Your next business insight is just a subscription away. Our newsletter The Week in Data delivers the freshest statistics and trends directly to you. Stay informed, stay ahead—subscribe now.

Sign up for our newsletter and become the navigator of tomorrow's trends. Equip your strategy with unparalleled insights!