How much is a 1935 British penny worth?

What is the value of a 1935 British penny?

Values, images, and specs for the 1935 penny from the United Kingdom. ‘Uncirculated’ grades. What does this mean? how to assess your coin can be found further down this page.

A final note.

VG Very Good
EF Extremely Fine
aUnc about Uncirculated
Unc Uncirculated

What old UK penny is worth money?

Arguably the most valuable one penny coin is the 1933 George V penny, which is worth an estimated value of £72,000. Although this was originally created as a pattern coin – which means it is not intended for release into circulation – it is believed seven were issued, making them extraordinarily rare.

Why is the 1933 penny so rare?

The reason so few were produced was that the Royal Mint had a surplus of penny coins in 1932, and did not need any more in the following year. Most of the 1933 pennies are in private hands, although one of the Pattern versions is in the Royal Mint’s museum.

What UK pennies are worth money?

Rare and valuable British coins

  • 1933 George V Penny. Undoubtedly the most famous British coin is the 1933 penny. …
  • 1917 King George V Gold Sovereign London. …
  • 1937 Edward VIII Brass Threepence. …
  • 1996 Football European Championship £2.

Are old English pennies valuable?

Even so, one of the most valuable coins ever sold is a 1p – the 1933 ‘old penny’, which in 2016 sold for £72,000 at auction.

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