Coins and Australia - Penny 1956 - Australian pre-decimal coins price guide and values

Penny 1956 - Australian Coins Price Guide and Values

Penny 1956 - Australian coin
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Penny 1956 value

The value of a Penny 1956 australian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more. You can also find the price guide and value of Specimen and Proof pre-decimal coins.

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Variety G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1956 --$0.45$0.55$1.15$3.00
1956 - Y. - Melbourne Obverse ------
1956 - Y. - Perth Obverse --$0.45$0.55$1.50$3.00
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1956 $15.30$45.50$66.00$95.50$249--
1956 - Y. - Melbourne Obverse -$126$460$505---
1956 - Y. - Perth Obverse $15.30$45.60$72.80$139$154--

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Varieties

Y. - Melbourne Obverse

Y.: A dot is visible after Penny.

Penny 1941 dot - Perth Mint Pre-decimal coin

Melbourne Obverse: 120 beads and both I of Gratia and Elizabeth points to a bead.

Penny 1955 Y. - Melbourne Obverse - Pre-decimal Australia coin

Y. - Perth Obverse

Y.: A dot is visible after Penny.

Penny 1941 dot - Perth Mint Pre-decimal coin

Perth Obverse: 116 beads and both I of Gratia and Elizabeth between 2 beads.

Penny 1955 Y. - Perth Obverse - Pre-decimal Australia coin

Errors and varieties from the community
Strike errors and varieties
#415 Penny 1956 - Partial collar -

Mintage

  • Penny 1956 : 13,872,000
  • Penny 1956 - Y. - Melbourne Obverse : 12,121,000
  • Penny 1956 - Y. - Perth Obverse : n/a

Specifications - Penny 1956

  • Mint: Melbourne
  • Alloy: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc and 0.5% tin
  • Weight: 9.45g
  • Diameter : 30.8mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Reverse: George Kruger Gray

Last update : Sunday, February 11, 2024

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