Coins and Australia - Half Penny 1938 - Australian coins price guide and values

Half Penny 1938 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values

Half Penny 1938 - Australian coin
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During 1937 and 1938, various new reverse designs were considered for the Australian halfpenny. Two of the designs, neither of which got any further than the drawing board, are a platypus and a boiling billy on a campfire.

Half Penny 1938 value

The value of a Half Penny 1938 Australian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.


Variety MS-60 MS-61 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65
1938 $46.80$58.70$70.60$111$154$260
Variety MS-66 MS-67 MS-68 MS-69 MS-70
1938 -----

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  • Half Penny 1938 : 5,174,000 - (proof: 100)


  • Mint: Melbourne
  • Alloy: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc and 0.5% tin
  • Weight: 5.67g
  • Diameter : 25.5mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Thomas H. Paget, Reverse: W. H. J. Blakemore

Last update : Monday, January 29, 2024

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