Penny Values are Increasing YearlyFrom Half Cents to Large Cents to Indian and Lincoln penny values, all are rising. For example, wheat pennies 1909-1958 are worth 3 cents each for common dates in the 40s and 50s.
How much are some of these old coins worth? One of the famous rarities, the 1909-S VDB Lincoln cent is a $450 coin and always in demand. Seldom found, it is a true rarity, although a box of old pennies with coins dated earlier than 1940, contains many valued at a dollar or more.
All your old penny values from Half Cents to Lincoln Cents are indexed here. Follow the links to value charts listing all dates, mintmarks and varieties.
Note: To arrive at an accurate value, each series includes grading images to help determine the condition of your coins. See more about the importance of proper grading below.