Coins and Australia - Half Penny 1942 - Australian coins price guide and values

Half Penny 1942 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values

Half Penny 1942 - Australian coin
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Half Penny 1942 value

The value of a Half Penny 1942 Australian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

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Variety MS-60 MS-61 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65
1942 $162$201$241$365$1,020$1,030
1942 - Y. $53.10$102$123$197$281$508
1942 - I $36.10$58.00$63.90$99.10$221$635
1942 - I - Long Reverse Denticles ---$389$400-
Variety MS-66 MS-67 MS-68 MS-69 MS-70
1942 -----
1942 - Y. -----
1942 - I -----
1942 - I - Long Reverse Denticles -----

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Varieties

Y.

A dot is visible after Half penny, but no dot before.

Half Penny 1942 Half penny dot - Perth Mint Pre-decimal coin

I

I mint mark is visible under the lower scroll on reverse to indicate that the coin was produced at the Bombay mint in India.

Half Penny 1942 I Mintmark - Bombay Mint Pre-decimal coin

Dots are also visible before AND after Half penny.

Half Penny 1942 Half penny dots - Bombay Mint Pre-decimal coin

Proof

Half Penny 1942 - Australian coin

I - Long Reverse Denticles

Short (normal) Reverse Denticles

Half Penny 1942 - Short Reverse Denticles

Long Reverse Denticles

Half Penny 1942 - Long Reverse Denticles

Errors and varieties from the community

Mintage

  • Half Penny 1942 : 720,000
  • Half Penny 1942 - Y. : 4,334,400
  • Half Penny 1942 - I : 6,000,000
  • Half Penny 1942 - I - Long Reverse Denticles : Included above

Specifications - Half Penny 1942

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

Last update : Monday, January 29, 2024

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