What is a Queen Elizabeth II penny from the United Kingdom is worth?
Values, mintages, images, and specs for QEII penny coins from the UK, Great Britain, England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and British colonies from 1953 to 1967.
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1953 to 1967
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The Queen Elizabeth II era United
Kingdom penny obverse features the
laureate bust of young Elizabeth II,
The reverse shows Britannia seated
facing right, wearing a helmet, holding
a trident, hand resting on a shield, with
the words 'ONE PENNY' in the fields,
and date below. A lighthouse is in the
background to the left of Britannia. More
Elizabeth became queen in 1952 after the
premature death of her father, King George VI.
Elizabeth has overseen much prosperity and
development in the western world in what has
recently become the longest reign by any
English monarch, and is the current monarch
of the United Kingdom.
1 penny = 1/12 of a shilling
= 1/240 of a pound
The first Queen Elizabeth II UK penny
was minted in 1953, and the last in 1967.
Dates not minted: 1955 - 1960
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