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What is the value of a 1943 Australian Penny?

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06/21/2011

An Australian 1943 bronze Penny (George VI)(minted in Melbourne - no mintmark), uncirculated and in absolute mint condition could fetch up to $120 AUD. If it has been circulated but still in good condition, it might fetch anything from $0.75 to $30 AUD.

There were 11.107 million minted.

An Australian 1943 bronze Penny (George VI)(minted in Perth - mintmark = "Y."), uncirculated and in absolute mint condition could fetch up to $115 AUD. If it has been circulated but still in good condition, it might fetch anything from $0.75 to $28 AUD.

There were 33.086 million minted.

An Australian 1943 bronze Penny (George VI)(Proof)(minted in Perth - mintmark = "Y."), uncirculated and in absolute mint condition could fetch up to $40,000 AUD.

An Australian 1943 bronze Penny (George VI)(minted in Bombay - mintmark = "I"), uncirculated and in absolute mint condition could fetch up to $135 AUD. If it has been circulated but still in good condition, it might fetch anything from $0.75 to $30 AUD.

There were 9.0 million minted.

An Australian 1943 bronze Penny (George VI)(Proof)(minted in Bombay - mintmark = "I"), uncirculated and in absolute mint condition could fetch up to $40,000 AUD.

A reputable coin dealer will be able to give a more accurate valuation.