Penny 1962, Coin from New Zealand - detailed information

Penny 1962, Coin from New Zealand (demonetised 1967)
CoinPenny 1962

MintRoyal Mint Mintage6,000,000, Rarity: C (Common)
Obverse
New Zealand / Penny 1962 - obverse photo

Laureate bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right (the effigy by Mary Gillick known as the "First portrait"); the designer's initials, M.G., appear incuse on the base of the neck truncation. The monarch's legend QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND + runs continuously all around the bust.

Obverse Inscription QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Reverse
New Zealand / Penny 1962 - reverse photo

A tui (bird) perched facing left in a setting of yellow kowhai blossoms; around, NEW ZEALAND ONE PENNY 1962.

Reverse Inscription NEW ZEALAND ONE PENNY 1962
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Penny 1962: Known varieties
Variety Proof New Zealand / Penny 1962 / Proof - obverse photo New Zealand / Penny 1962 / Proof - reverse photo
Mintage unknown
Penny 1962: References to Information Used
Penny 1962 / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
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Royal MintBrilliant Uncirculated (BU) 14.70 14.47 14.24 14.01
Royal MintUncirculated (UNC) 7.95 7.87 7.78 7.69
Royal MintAlmost Uncirculated (aUNC) 7.84 7.72 7.59 7.47
Royal MintExtra Fine (EF, XF) 3.92 3.86 3.80 3.74
Royal MintFine (F) 2.10 2.11 2.13 2.14
Penny 1962 / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: US Dollar (USD)
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
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Royal MintProofProof 317.15 330.16 343.16 356.17
Royal MintBrilliant Uncirculated (BU) 3.25 3.08 2.91 2.73
Royal MintUncirculated (UNC) 1.59 1.49 1.40 1.30
Royal MintExtra Fine (EF, XF) 0.82 0.78 0.74 0.70
Royal MintVery Fine (VF) 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.20
Historic values in NZD for Penny 1962 / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Penny 1962 / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Penny 1962 / Proof / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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All (25) Coins of Country: New Zealand, Type: Penny
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
Penny 1940 5,424,005 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1941 1,200,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1942 3,120,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1943 8,400,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1944 3,696,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1945 4,764,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1946 6,720,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1947 5,880,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1949 2,016,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1950 5,784,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1951 6,888,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1952 10,800,000 King George VI by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1953 2,407,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1954 1,080,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1955 3,720,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1956 3,600,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1957 2,400,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1958 10,800,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1959 8,400,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1960 7,200,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1961 7,200,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1962 6,000,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1963 2,400,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1964 18,000,000 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
Penny 1965 (mint sets only) 225,010 Portrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait) QUEEN · ELIZABETH · THE · SECOND +
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Penny 1962: Details
CountryNew Zealand
CurrencyNew Zealand Pound
Coin TypePenny
Issued1962
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyPortrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait)
Face Value1 (x Penny)
Mintage6,000,000, Rarity: C (Common)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1967)
MaterialBronze
DesignerLeonard Cornwall Mitchell
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)30.8600
Mass (g)9.4498
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Penny 1962: Photos
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New Zealand 1962 penny
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Coin - 1 Penny, New Zealand, 1962
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Penny 1962: Catalogue Reference IDs