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A 1972 US cent would be made of solid bronze and have a different color than a new one, but not goldish. If it sticks to a magnet, it is either not real or has been coated with some metal with magnetic properties.

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What is the value of a 1972S U.S. penny?

Assuming you found it in circulation, at most 2 cents depending on how worn it is.

Silver penny from 1943 that sticks to a magnet?

They were steel, not silver.

Does a us silver dollares stick to a magnet?

No. No genuine US coin other than the 1943 steel penny will stick to a magnet. If you have a US coin that sticks to a magnet other than the steel penny, it is a counterfeit.

How do you know if your 1943 penny is copper?

If it sticks to a magnet then it is not copper. If it does not stick to a magnet then take it to a collector to be evaluated. It could be worth a lot of money.

How much is a black penny worth?

Your "black" penny is most likely a 1943 steel penny. (Check it with a magnet. If it sticks its steel) It is worth about .10 - .20 cents.

How do you know a 1943 steel war penny is authentic?

Try the magnet test, if it sticks to it, it's steel.

What is the value of 1979 penny that is gold tinted looks real and sticks to a magnet?

A normal 1979 penny will not stick to a magnet -- it's made almost entirely of copper -- a non-magnetic material. So for your coin to stick to a magnet, it has to either be fake, or plated with some kind of magnetic material. In either case, it's value would only be as a novelty item -- perhaps a couple dollars at best.

How do you know if your 1943 penny is bronze?

Put it under a magnet. If it sticks it is a steel penny. If it does not stick take to a collector or professional who can examine it further and give you a answer.

What is the value of 1943 copper pennies?

If genuine, they are worth tens of thousands of dollars. Certification is required.However, 99.9% of them out there are fakes. Try checking it with a magnet -- if it sticks, it's a fake.1943 copper penny? Value (US$): $200000

Why will a magnet not pick up a penny?

A magnet will pick up a penny because Josiah is gay

What is the value of a 1972s penny?

Unless it's a proof coin, 1¢ Note that this site has a Coins and Currency thread for asking questions about, well, coins and currency. Money and Credit is for things like checks, credit cards, loans, etc.

How do you know if your 1944 penny is steel?

The vast, vast, vast, majority of 1944 pennies are copper. If it sticks to a magnet it /might/ be steel, though you'd have to take it to an expert to make sure it wasn't altered from a steel 1943 penny.

1942 steel penny Is it real I have such a penny. Am i hallucinating?

The best way to find out if it is real, simply use a magnet. It will cling to the magnet if it is a real steel penny.

Is a copper penny of 1943 a higher value than a penny of 2007 or a lower value?

If it is copper, than it is worth thousands of dollars: unless it is a fraud which you can find out by placing it on a magnet. It will stick if it is fake. If your penny is silver colored, if uncirculated, it is worth about a dollar. if circulated, about 25 cents.

Does a real 1943 copper penny stick to a magnet?

No. Copper is not attracted to a magnet.

Will a copper penny stick to a magnet?

No. Copper is not a magnetic metal. But you knew that already because you tried using a magnet on an ordinary penny, correct?

Can a magnet attract a penny?

No, copper is not magnetic.

Is a penny made of cooper and will a magnet attract it?


Why won't a magnet pick up a penny?

because the penny can't be magnetically charged.

Did the US Mint make a 1973 steel penny?

We found on at Sears, in our change. It is steel because it sticks to a magnet. I am here because I wanted an answer to this question. But I have one so Yes they did. I wish I knew more.

What is the value of a 1974 steel penny?

Please check your coin with a magnet. The only steel cents were made in 1943. Yours is almost certainly plated.

What is the value of a 1960s penny?

A penny.

What is the value of 2007 penny?

the value of a 2007 penny is 1 cent.

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