Penny 1930 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values
Even if no 1930 penny were ordered, at the end of 1929, the Mint made the dies for a 1930 penny and struck a few of them. The most famous of all the Australian Commonwealth circulating coins, the 1930 pre-decimal penny, was minted at around for circulation and 6 in proof finish. Read more »
Penny 1930 value
The value of a Penny 1930 australian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.
|1930 - Indian||-||-||$12,900||$20,500||$33,400||$78,100|
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|1930 - Indian||$148,800||$201,400||$257,500||$313,500||$389,500||$465,500||-|
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Auctions prices and values
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Penny 1930 - Indian Obverse
On April 14, 2016, at the CICF World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction in Chicago, Heritage Auctions sold a 1930 penny (Indian Obverse), certified AU-50 by PCGS (finest-known) sold for AUD$86,000.
In May 2008, an uncertified VF/XF specimen, from the Dr. Patrick Tan Collection, sold for over AUD$42,250 at auction.
Proof examples sales history »
Indian obverse have 178 beads and the N of OMN points to a denticle.
English obverse have 177 beads and the N of OHM points between 2 denticles.
- Penny 1930 - Indian : n/a
- Penny 1930 - English : n/a
Specifications - Penny 1930 - Indian
- Mint: Melbourne
- Alloy: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc and 0.5% tin
- Weight: 9.45g
- Diameter : 30.8mm
- Engraver: Obverse: Sir E. B. MacKennel, Reverse: W. H. J. Blakemore
Last update : Saturday, November 21, 2020
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The values on this page are in Australian dollars (AUD).