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Lincoln Wheat Penny Values - Coins - About.com
Looking to see how much your wheat penny is worth? This page lists coin values for Lincoln wheatback pennies minted from 1909 to 1958 (Lincoln Wheat ...
How Can I Tell if My Penny Is a Copper or a Zinc Cent? - Coins
U.S. pennies were made of mostly copper until the price of copper got so high that it cost more to mint the cents than they were actually worth. Find out when the ...
1943 Chrome Plated Penny History and Worth - Coins - About.com
The 1943 penny is a source of confusion to people the first time they see one. Is it made of silver? Chrome? What is this 1943 penny and is it worth anything?
How to Accurately Grade Indian Head Pennies - Coins - About.com
Grading Indian Head pennies is a skill that will take years of experience to perfect and this guide will get you started. Remember that coin grading is the ...
New Pennies for 2009 - New Penny Designs - Coins - About.com
The new pennies for 2009 are shown in artist renderings. The new penny design for 2009 is the first time in 50 years that the penny reverse (tails side) has been ...
New Penny Design 1 - New Pennies 1 - Coins - About.com
Birth and Early Childhood in Kentucky (1809-1816) - The first of the four new penny designs for the 2009 penny reverse ("tails" side) features Abraham Lincoln's ...
Indian Head Penny Values - Coins - About.com
Looking to see how much your Indian Head penny is worth? This page lists coin values for Indian Head pennies minted from 1859 to 1909 (aka. Indian Head ...
The Penny Debate - Should We Keep It or Get Rid of It? - Coins
The U.S. Cent, or penny coin, has almost no purchasing power today. The cost of making the pennies (1.26 cents each) is higher than face value, and the melt ...
Lincoln Cents - History of the Lincoln Penny - Coins - About.com
Unfortunately, Saint-Gaudens died before he could finish his work, or we would likely have had a Saint-Gaudens penny, probably with a laurel-crowned Liberty ...
1943 Copper Penny - Spotting a Fake - Coins - About.com
The 1943 Copper Penny is a much sought-after error coin, because the pennies in 1943 should have been made of steel. However, novelty copper-plated 1943 ...