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What is the value of a 1943 zinc penny?

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Answer1943 cents are actually made of scrap steel, and only have a zinc coating to reduce corrosion. Please see the Related Question for more. AnswerIt's zinc-coated steel rather than pure zinc. If you can make out the lines in the wheat ears on the tails side then it's worth about 10 to 25 cents.
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