New Zealand: Coin Penny 1965 (mint sets only) - detailed information

New Zealand: Coin Penny 1965 (mint sets only)
CoinPenny 1965 (mint sets only)

Issued in mint sets only.

MintRoyal Mint
Obverse
New Zealand / Penny 1965 (mint sets only) - 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 1965 (mint sets only) - reverse photo

A tui (bird) perched facing left in a setting of yellow kowhai blossoms; around, NEW ZEALAND ONE PENNY 1965.

Reverse Inscription NEW ZEALAND ONE PENNY 1965
EdgePlain
Edge InscriptionNone
Penny 1965 (mint sets only): Known varieties
Variety Prooflike
Mintage 25,000 (included in total)
Variety Proof
Mintage 10 (included in total)
Penny 1965 (mint sets only): References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description link
Renniks, New Zealand Coinage Guide 1965 - 1966 Mint
Reserve Bank of New Zealand 15 Oct 2014 Mintage link Circulation mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage Prooflike and Proof mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Prooflike, Proof
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Varieties Proof
John Bertrand, New Zealand Coin and Banknote Catalogue 1965 - Valuations
Renniks, New Zealand Coinage Guide 1965 - 1966 Valuations
Penny 1965 (mint sets only) / 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) 9.93 9.83 9.72 9.61
Royal MintUncirculated (UNC) 8.11 8.12 8.13 8.14
Royal MintAlmost Uncirculated (aUNC) 7.97 7.90 7.82 7.75
Royal MintExtra Fine (EF, XF) 7.89 7.78 7.68 7.57
Royal MintFine (F) 7.84 7.72 7.59 7.47
Penny 1965 (mint sets only) / Best-effort future value guesstimates based on past value trends in currency: US Dollar (USD)
MintVarietyGrade2018201920202021
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Royal MintProoflikeBrilliant Uncirculated (BU) 5.41 5.65 5.89 6.13
Royal MintBrilliant Uncirculated (BU) 5.57 5.42 5.27 5.12
Royal MintUncirculated (UNC) 4.23 4.07 3.90 3.74
Historic values in NZD for Penny 1965 (mint sets only) / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Penny 1965 (mint sets only) / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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Historic values in USD for Penny 1965 (mint sets only) / Prooflike / Royal Mint / (generated 8/2018). Inflation-corrected to 2017.
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All Coins of Country: New Zealand, Type: Penny (25)
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
Penny 1940 5,424,005 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1941 1,200,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1942 3,120,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1943 8,400,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1944 3,696,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1945 4,764,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1946 6,720,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1947 5,880,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget GEORGE VI KING EMPEROR
Penny 1949 2,016,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1950 5,784,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1951 6,888,000 Portrait by Thomas Humphrey Paget KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Penny 1952 10,800,000 Portrait 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 1965 (mint sets only): Details
CountryNew Zealand
CurrencyNew Zealand Pound
Coin TypePenny
Issued1965
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyPortrait by Mary Gillick (First Portrait)
Face Value1 (x Penny)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1967)
Mintage225,010
RarityC (Common)
MaterialBronze
DesignerLeonard Cornwall Mitchell
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)30.8600
Mass (g)9.4498
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Penny 1965 (mint sets only): Photos
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Coin - 1 Penny, New Zealand, 1965
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Coin - 1 Penny, New Zealand, 1965
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Penny 1965 (mint sets only): Catalogue Reference IDs