The value of a Silver Jubilee commemorative coin depends on a variety of factors including the condition of the coin, when the coin was issued and the issue of the coin. An uncirculated commemorative Silver Jubilee coin issued during the Jubilee year is potentially more valuable than a commemorative proof issued by the Mint at a later date. Uncirculated coins are never used as currency and are in perfect condition.Continue Reading
Silver Jubilee commemorative coins were issued for George V in 1935 and Queen Elizabeth II in 1977. The George V coin was issued as a silver Crown, or five-shilling piece. There were approximately 750,000 of the coins created with the lettering stamped. Another 2,500 were minted with the lettering raised as a proof coin.
Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee coin was issued as a 25-pence coin. The coins are treated as commemorative coins rather than used as currency and do not have the denomination written on the coin. The Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee coin experienced a rare printing error. A few of the issued coins were struck off-center on both the front and back. The error coin may have a higher value than the correctly minted one, according to Coin World staff member Jeff Starck.Learn more about Coins & Currency
As of 2014, the value of a Queen Victoria penny ranges from £1 for a coin in fine condition to more than £4,000 pounds for a rare issue in uncirculated condition, according to the British Coin Price Guide. The value of a Queen Victoria penny depends upon the year in which the penny was struck, the condition of the coin and the issue or markings on the penny.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the value of a 1933 Lincoln wheat penny ranges from 95 cents to $20.75, depending on the coin's condition and mint mark, according to CoinStudy.com. Coin collectors grade the condition of a coin on a scale of good, fine, extremely fine and uncirculated.Full Answer >
The collector’s value of a gold sovereign varies depending on the year and condition of the coin and on the grams of gold it contains. At the very least, a sovereign is worth whatever the current price of gold is. A mint-condition gold sovereign contains a gold content of 0.2354 ounces or 7.322 grams, but calculating the gold price does not take into account the historic value.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the minimum value for an 1885 Morgan silver dollar is $27.11, with coins in good condition valued at more than $400. Coins minted in Carson City fetch the highest value, followed by those from New Orleans, San Francisco and Philadelphia.Full Answer >