Coins and Australia - Half Penny 1951 - Australian coins price guide and values

Half Penny 1951 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values

Half Penny 1951 - Australian coin
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Half Penny 1951 value

The value of a Half Penny 1951 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
1951 - PL $8.50$16.60$24.70$42.80$53.20$111
1951 $19.10$32.40$98.70$125$132$149
1951 - Y. $14.00$27.00$37.70$50.40$81.10$143
Variety MS-66 MS-67 MS-68 MS-69 MS-70
1951 - PL $272----
1951 -----
1951 - Y. -----

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Varieties

Y.

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

Half Penny 1951 Half penny dot - Perth Mint Pre-decimal coin

PL

PL is visible after Half penny. The initials PL refer to the Latin term Pecunia Londinii which translates as Money of London. Also acceptable, and possibly more accurate, is the alternate Latin phrase Percussa Londinio which translates as Struck at London.

Half Penny 1951 Half penny PL - London Mint Pre-decimal coin

Errors and varieties from the community
Planchet errors and varieties
#413 Half Penny 1951 - Clipped -
Die errors and varieties
#327 Half Penny 1949 - Die crack on G of Georgivs -
#328 Half Penny 1949 - Die crack on King's neck -

Mintage

  • Half Penny 1951 : 29,422,080 - (proof: 8)
  • Half Penny 1951 - Y. : Included above
  • Half Penny 1951 - PL : 6,960,000

Specifications - Half Penny 1951

  • 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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