1 Pfennig - Wilhelm I type 1 - large shield

1 Pfennig - Wilhelm I (type 1 - large shield) -  obverse1 Pfennig - Wilhelm I (type 1 - large shield) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Germany - 1871-1948
Emperor Wilhelm I (1871-1888)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1873-1889
Value 1 Pfennig (0.01)
Currency Mark (1873-1923)
Composition Copper
Weight 2 g
Diameter 17.65 mm
Thickness 1.09 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 1 March 1942
Number N# 3410
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
AKS# 20,
Paul Arnold, Harald Küthmann, Dirk Steinhilber; 2020. Großer deutscher Münzkatalog von 1800 bis heute (35th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
J# 1,
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2019. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (26th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Schön DM# 1,
Gerhard Schön; 2019. Deutscher Münzkatalog 18. Jahrhundert 1700-1806 (5th edition). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Neum# 35
Erich Neumann; 1997. Die Münzen der westpreußischen und baltischen Städte unter polnischer bzw. schwedischer Oberhoheit. Self-published, Cologne, Germany.

Obverse

Eagle with wings outstretched facing left. Shield on chest bearing same design with a crown and ribbon above and the mintmark at the base

Lettering: A A

Engraver: Emil Weigand

Reverse

Large central numeral with lettering and date around the rim

Lettering:
DEUTSCHES REICH 1889
1
• PFENNIG •

Translation:
German Empire 1899
1
Pfennig

Engraver: Emil Weigand

Edge

Smooth

1 Pfennig - Wilhelm I (type 1 - large shield) -  obverse

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Mints

A Berlin, Germany (1280-date)
B Hanover, Germany
C Frankfurt am Main, Germany
D Munich, Germany (1158-date)
E Muldenhütten, Germany (1887-1953)
F Staatliche Münze Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany (1374-date)
G Staatliche Münze Baden-Württemberg, Karlsruhe, Germany (1827-date)
H Darmstadt, Germany
J Hamburgische Münze, Germany (801-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1873 A 184 430 1.4% very rare
1873 B 95 000 0.6% very rare
1873 D 51 776 0.4% very rare
1874 A 26 760 220 $ 1.38 $ 0.96 $ 5.76 $ 4.37 20%
1874 B 8 742 580 $ 1.49 $ 9.04 $ 3.78 4%
1874 C 15 743 585 $ 0.99 $ 3.40 $ 8.37 $ 23 9%
1874 D 7 074 047 $ 0.96 $ 2.29 6%
1874 E 4 522 063 3% rare
1874 F 3 985 080 3%
1874 G 4 768 027 3% rare
1874 H 2 013 200 1.3% rare
1875 A 64 668 670 $ 0.23 $ 2.26 $ 2.20 $ 5.71 25%
1875 B 27 617 600 $ 3.04 $ 3.59 $ 4.92 13%
1875 C 22 654 070 $ 1.02 $ 1.13 $ 1.84 10%
1875 D 13 342 400 $ 2.26 $ 4.77 7%
1875 E 7 778 611 $ 12 3%
1875 F 15 270 500 $ 1.13 $ 1.13 $ 2.16 7%
1875 G 12 020 551 $ 10 5%
1875 H 3 515 500 $ 25 1.3% rare
1875 J 7 241 558 $ 3.39 $ 10 5%
1876 A 34 541 650 $ 0.73 $ 0.93 $ 1.15 $ 4.02 19%
1876 B 5 994 900 $ 1.13 $ 2.26 $ 3.39 4%
1876 C 11 043 743 $ 0.96 $ 4.52 6%
1876 D 12 651 320 $ 0.79 $ 2.54 6%
1876 E 6 531 736 $ 3.39 $ 1.13 3%
1876 F 11 404 300 $ 5.99 $ 7.65 7%
1876 G 3 331 400 3% rare
1876 H 2 998 041 $ 8.70 $ 19 1.5% rare
1876 J 1 165 335 0.6% rare
1877 A 472 380 0.9%
1877 B 87 990 0.4% very rare
1885 A 5 447 748 4%
1885 E 430 000 0.5% rare
1885 G 1 100 000 1.6% rare
1885 J 1 696 383 1.5% rare
1886 A 14 114 022 $ 1.33 $ 2.33 $ 0.93 9%
1886 D 2 873 230 $ 1.13 3%
1886 E 2 059 968 2%
1886 F 1 726 000 $ 2.26 2%
1886 G 814 250 1.0% rare
1886 J 1 592 963 1.3%
1887 A 15 923 317 $ 0.86 $ 1.89 $ 7.58 9%
1887 D 5 176 776 $ 1.23 $ 5.14 4%
1887 E 2 314 652 $ 2.00 1.3%
1887 E 25 0.3% ultra rare; big dot after PFENNIG
1887 F 6 345 199 4%
1887 G 1 887 832 $ 0.11 2.0%
1887 J 2 082 305 3%
1888 A 19 936 497 $ 1.92 $ 2.02 $ 1.13 $ 11 14%
1888 D 3 277 166 3%
1888 E 1 310 222 1.6%
1888 F 584 000 1.1% rare
1888 G 1 384 741 1.9%
1888 J 2 803 037 4%
1889 A 20 749 891 $ 0.67 $ 0.34 $ 1.33 $ 12 12%
1889 D 8 453 620 5%
1889 E 4 330 293 $ 2.74 3%
1889 F 5 010 015 $ 3.04 5%
1889 G 3 410 658 3%
1889 J 3 307 773 3%

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