The "S" is not a type but rather a mint mark indicating that the coin was minted in San Francisco. In Good (i.e. well-worn) condition it might be worth 5 or 6 cents; in Fine condition, around 35 cents; in Extremely Fine, about 75 cents to a dollar.
Type in google images and type 1898 wheat penny then you will find it.
The last year Indian Head pennies were minted was 1909. In 1927 the type of penny that was minted was the Lincoln, Wheat Ears reverse (called 'Wheat Penny') A 1927 Wheat penny is worth from $0.15 to $125.00 according to mint mark and condition.
There were no Indian Head pennies minted in 1915. The last Indian Head pennies were minted in 1909. In 1915 the type of penny minted was the Lincoln, Wheat Ear reverse (called 'Wheat penny'). A 1915 Wheat penny is worth from $1.50 to $500.00 according to mint mark and condition.
With a silvery coating on it, it has now become a novelty item with no collector value.
At this time. mintmarks were still hand punched into the working dies at the mint the coins were made at. Unfortunately errors of this type are common, but it still may have some extra value depending on how much of a slant it has. Show it to a couple different dealers for an idea of value, it won't be much.
This is not enough information to give an accurate value amount. Need to know 'Type' of penny, 'Date' of penny and 'condition' of penny.
Coins with errors need to be seen for a evaluation, the type and condition of the error determines value. A dealer or collector can do this.
it is not rare enough to have any value [will have value in about 3 years]
Ask another question and include the date and type of error on the penny.
In you search box, type in 1956 Wheat Cent and click on images, this will show you what one looks like.
That's the type of U.S. cent minted during the years 1909 through 1958.
In you search box of your browser, type in 1937 Wheat Cent and click on images, this will show you what one looks like.
The value of a 1962 single penny is about 1 cent. This varies depending on the condition of the coin and the type. The D type is worth up to about 35 cents if in excellent condition.
Five cents in completely uncirculated condition. If your penny has any type of wear/tarnish/evidence of circulation, it is just worth face value.
Without knowing the condition of the coin, and the type of error, there is no way to tell its value.
The value of an 1896 Canadian penny varies based on its condition and whether or not it was circulated. The range of worth for this type of coin is approximately $2 to over $1200.
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A 1905 Indian Head is a specific type of collectible Indian penny that has proven to gain value as the years pass. The value of these coins will vary depending on its condition.
A "penny farthing" is a type of bicycle. There were coins called farthings and there are still coins called pennies but they're different. Determine which you have and look for the questions - "What is the value of a 1938 British penny?" - "What is the value of a 1938 British farthing?"
If the coin is bigger than any penny in your pocket it's a novelty coin of some type. Indian Head cents were struck in 1877 but they are the same size as a modern Lincoln cent, also Wheat Penny's were first made in 1909.
This type of error is called 'Off Center'. The more of the impression missing, the more it is valued, but those with a readable date and mint mark are the most valuable. If your penny (with no date) is an Indian Head penny it is worth $55.00. If it is a steel penny it is worth $45.00. Wheat pennies and Lincoln Memorial pennies are only worth $3.50.
The Indian Head penny was minted from 1859 until 1909. The value of a penny of this type is based on the year minted and the condition of the coin. View the related link below to see a chart showing the value of each year and mint based on it's condition.
This type of minting error is called 'Off Center'. the coins with nearly all the impression missing are worth more, but those with those with date and mint mark are worth the most. Average worth of a wheat penny with off center error is $3.50.
No known varieties of this type for this year, take it to a dealer and let them check it out.
All of these Pennies are listed as individual entries on WikiAnswers. If you type the question in as - "What is the value of a 1937 British Penny" changing the year each time, you will see the current estimates on value for each coin.