Where is the mint mark on a 1906 Indian head penny?
History of the 1906 Indian Head Penny
At the beginning of the 20th century, including 1906, Indian Head Penny mintage was restricted to the Philadelphia Mint. It wasn’t until 1908 that they were produced elsewhere. As such, there are no mint marks on 1906 Indian Head Pennies.
Are 1906 pennies worth anything?
The 1906 Indian Head penny is worth around $2 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $6. In extremely fine condition the value is around $10. In uncirculated condition the price is around $40 for coins with an MS 60 grade.
Why is a 1906 Indian head penny worth so much?
In 1906, Indian Head pennies had an exceedingly high mintage from the US mint. Thus, they have a high value only in uncirculated conditions. However, proof pennies can fetch high value because they form a major rarity. The US mints only struck 1,725 proof pennies.
How much is an Indian head penny worth today?
Therefore, as a coin series, they are not rare. In fact, many dates in the Indian Head penny series are worth less than $3 to $5 in typical, circulated condition. Prices increase upwards of $35 to $50 and up for uncirculated examples of common Indian Head pennies.
How much is my 1906 dime worth?
The 1906 dime with no mint mark is worth around $4 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $10 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $25. In uncirculated condition the price is around $125 for coins with an MS 60 grade.
Who was on the penny in 1906?
Edward VII, Penny, 1906
King Edward VII was the son of Queen Victoria and because she ruled for so long, his rule was rather short. In fact coins of Edward VII were only issued from 1902-1910, but that also means that all of his coins are over 100 years old.