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1 Pfennig

1 Pfennig -  obverse1 Pfennig -  reverse

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Features

Country Germany - Federal Republic
Period Federal Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1950-2001
Value 1 Pfennig (0.01 DEM)
Currency Deutsche Mark (1948-2001)
Composition Copper clad steel
Weight 2 g
Diameter 16.5 mm
Thickness 1.38 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-2001
References KM# 105,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
J# 380,
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2019. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (26th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461826 .
Schön# 103
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

An oak seedling above the date

Lettering:
BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND
1950

Translation:
Federal Republic of Germany
1950

Engraver: Adolf Jäger

Reverse

The mintmark in between two rye ears above the denomination

Lettering:
F
1
PFENNIG

Edge

Smooth with copper plating partly stretched over a steel core

1 Pfennig -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mints

A Berlin, Germany (1280-date)
D Bavarian Central Mint (Bayerisches Hauptmünzamt), Munich, Germany (1871-date)
F Staatliche Münzen Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany (1374-date)
G Staatliche Münzen Baden-Württemberg, Karlsruhe, Germany (1827-date)
J Hamburgische Münze, Germany (801-date)

Comments

1970J - small and large J


1980 F - bold date or thin date with 1 and 9 different.



Different designs (obverse):
Type 1: 1950 DFGJ
Type 2: 1950 DG, 1966-1970 (slight change at leaves and stalks)
Type 3: 1971-1980 (thinner lettering and slight change at leaf stalks)
Type 4: 1980-1990 (thinner date)
1990 F to 1996: new design of leaf stalks every year

Mainly two different designs (reverse):
Type 1: 1950-1973 (short thick corns)
Type 2: 1971-1996 (long thin corns)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1950 D 772,592,000 0.66 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.30 0.38 2.09 32% different obverse variants
1950 F 898,277,000 0.06 0.12 0.12 0.15 1.07 2.06 30%
1950 F 620 0.5% Proof
1950 G 515,673,000 1.36 0.05 0.14 0.12 0.19 0.52 1.15 23% different obverse variants
1950 G 1,800 0.4% Proof
1950 J 300 0.4% Proof
1950 J 784,424,000 0.06 0.08 0.09 0.18 0.18 0.59 2.09 25% thick or thin J
1966 D 65,063,000 0.06 0.09 0.12 0.12 8%
1966 F 75,031,000 0.06 0.12 0.19 8%
1966 F 100 0.12% Proof
1966 G 48,261,000 0.12 0.25 6%
1966 G 3,070 0.12% Proof
1966 J 66,842,000 0.12 0.12 0.13 7%
1966 J 1,000 0.16% Proof
1967 D 39,082,000 0.51 0.19 0.89 4%
1967 F 45,003,000 0.18 3%
1967 F 1,500 0.11% Proof
1967 G 20,787,000 0.24 4.51 3%
1967 G 4,500 0.10% Proof
1967 J 42,583,000 0.15 0.19 5%
1967 J 1,500 0.08% Proof
1968 D 32,796,999 0.06 0.12 0.30 5%
1968 F 26,338,000 0.12 0.12 6%
1968 F 3,000 0.13% Proof
1968 G 20,382,000 0.14 3%
1968 G 6,023 0.12% Proof
1968 J 23,414,000 0.24 3%
1968 J 2,000 0.09% Proof
1969 D 78,177,000 0.12 0.13 0.11 8%
1969 F 90,172,000 0.12 0.12 0.19 0.52 8%
1969 F 5,100 0.17% Proof
1969 G 61,836,000 0.13 0.19 0.24 7%
1969 G 8,700 0.15% Proof
1969 J 80,221,000 0.06 0.18 0.24 7%
1969 J 5,000 0.16% Proof
1970 D 91,151,000 0.12 0.13 0.27 7%
1970 F 105,236,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 9%
1970 F 5,240 0.16% Proof
1970 G 82,421,000 0.06 0.17 0.12 7%
1970 G 10,200 0.16% Proof
1970 J 93,455,000 0.12 0.18 0.27 6% large J
1970 J 5,000 0.09% Proof
1970 J 0.12 0.24 2% small J
1971 D 116,612,000 0.12 0.13 0.17 0.27 10%
1971 D 8,000 0.15% Proof
1971 F 157,393,000 0.18 0.15 0.24 10%
1971 F 8,000 0.14% Proof
1971 G 77,674,000 0.24 0.18 0.59 7%
1971 G 10,200 0.12% Proof
1971 J 120,218,000 0.19 0.12 0.19 8% different reverse variants
1971 J 8,000 0.17% Proof
1972 D 90,696,000 0.05 0.12 0.12 0.15 8%
1972 D 8,000 0.15% Proof
1972 F 105,006,000 0.11 0.12 0.12 0.14 10%
1972 F 8,100 0.13% Proof
1972 G 60,660,000 0.15 0.12 0.31 6%
1972 G 10,000 0.12% Proof
1972 J 93,492,000 0.12 0.12 0.18 7%
1972 J 8,000 0.11% Proof
1973 D 38,976,000 0.12 0.17 5%
1973 D 9,000 0.09% Proof
1973 F 45,006,000 0.12 0.12 0.41 6% different reverse variants
1973 F 9,100 0.12% Proof
1973 G 25,811,000 0.12 0.32 3%
1973 G 9,000 0.07% Proof
1973 J 40,057,000 0.18 4% different reverse variants
1973 J 9,000 0.15% Proof
1974 D 90,951,000 0.08 0.12 0.12 0.52 8%
1974 D 35,000 0.18% Proof
1974 F 105,091,000 0.07 0.12 0.14 9%
1974 F 35,100 0.19% Proof
1974 G 60,548,000 0.12 0.12 0.27 6%
1974 G 35,100 0.19% Proof
1974 J 93,527,000 0.18 0.12 0.18 7%
1974 J 35,000 0.13% Proof
1975 D 91,053,000 0.12 0.19 8%
1975 D 43,120 0.15% Proof
1975 F 105,007,000 0.09 0.12 0.18 8%
1975 F 43,100 0.19% Proof
1975 G 60,704,000 0.30 0.15 0.26 6%
1975 G 43,100 0.16% Proof
1975 J 93,495,000 0.04 0.12 0.12 0.24 7%
1975 J 43,120 0.15% Proof
1976 D 130,227,000 0.11 0.12 0.18 9%
1976 D 43,120 0.3% Proof
1976 F 150,037,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 10%
1976 F 43,100 0.2% Proof
1976 G 86,586,000 0.12 0.12 0.18 8%
1976 G 43,100 0.2% Proof
1976 J 133,500,000 0.12 0.12 0.26 8%
1976 J 43,100 0.2% Proof
1977 D 143,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.24 10%
1977 D 50,620 0.20% Proof
1977 F 165,000,000 0.14 0.12 0.12 0.12 11%
1977 F 50,600 0.2% Proof
1977 G 95,201,000 0.15 0.12 0.12 0.13 8%
1977 G 50,600 0.2% Proof
1977 J 146,788,000 0.07 0.13 0.18 9%
1977 J 50,620 0.18% Proof
1978 D 156,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.18 10%
1978 D 54,120 0.3% Proof
1978 F 180,000,000 0.18 0.12 0.18 0.14 11%
1978 F 54,120 0.3% Proof
1978 G 103,800,000 0.15 0.12 0.12 0.17 8%
1978 G 54,120 0.15% Proof
1978 J 160,200,000 0.12 0.18 0.27 9%
1978 J 54,000 0.18% Proof
1979 D 156,000,000 0.09 0.12 0.27 11%
1979 D 89,120 0.3% Proof
1979 F 180,000,000 0.12 0.09 0.12 0.18 11%
1979 F 89,120 0.3% Proof
1979 G 103,800,000 0.30 0.12 0.12 8%
1979 G 89,120 0.2% Proof
1979 J 160,200,000 0.12 0.12 0.14 9%
1979 J 89,120 0.2% Proof
1980 D 200,080,000 0.12 0.12 0.09 0.13 11%
1980 D 110,370 0.3% Proof
1980 F 110,370 0.3% Proof
1980 F 200,620,000 0.12 0.12 0.18 0.11 11% thick or thin date
1980 G 110,370 0.2% Proof
1980 G 71,940,000 0.07 0.18 0.14 8% thick or thin date
1980 J 143,110,000 0.24 0.12 0.11 9%
1980 J 110,370 0.19% Proof
1981 D 169,550,000 0.07 0.07 0.12 0.14 10%
1981 D 91,120 0.19% Proof
1981 F 274,010,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 12%
1981 F 91,000 0.2% Proof
1981 G 178,010,000 0.09 0.12 0.19 9%
1981 G 91,120 0.2% Proof
1981 J 189,090,000 0.11 0.11 0.12 0.12 9%
1981 J 91,120 0.2% Proof
1982 D 130,090,000 0.12 0.12 0.19 0.25 10%
1982 D 78,120 0.20% Proof
1982 F 108,390,000 0.12 0.12 0.09 0.12 0.14 10%
1982 F 78,120 0.17% Proof
1982 G 77,740,000 0.06 0.12 0.19 8%
1982 G 78,120 0.2% Proof
1982 J 124,720,000 0.18 0.04 0.12 0.12 0.17 9%
1982 J 78,120 0.19% Proof
1983 D 46,800,000 0.06 0.15 0.14 0.19 10%
1983 D 75,120 0.4% Proof
1983 F 54,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.30 11%
1983 F 75,120 0.2% Proof
1983 G 31,140,000 0.12 0.12 0.12 8%
1983 G 75,120 0.18% Proof
1983 J 48,060,000 0.07 0.15 0.14 0.27 8%
1983 J 75,120 0.2% Proof
1984 D 58,500,000 0.08 0.19 0.12 0.18 10%
1984 D 63,870 0.2% Proof
1984 F 67,500,000 0.12 0.12 0.21 11%
1984 F 63,935 0.2% Proof
1984 G 38,900,000 0.09 0.12 0.12 8%
1984 G 63,870 0.16% Proof
1984 J 60,100,000 0.09 0.12 0.12 8%
1984 J 63,870 0.19% Proof
1985 D 19,500,000 0.15 0.06 0.12 0.11 9%
1985 D 56,392 0.2% Proof
1985 F 22,500,000 0.19 0.09 0.12 0.18 10%
1985 F 54,067 0.2% Proof
1985 G 13,000,000 0.12 0.17 0.18 0.15 7%
1985 G 54,731 0.2% Proof
1985 J 20,000,000 0.08 0.12 0.24 7%
1985 J 53,887 0.20% Proof
1986 D 39,000,000 0.12 0.17 0.15 9%
1986 D 44,120 0.16% Proof
1986 F 45,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.15 10%
1986 F 44,120 0.15% Proof
1986 G 25,900,000 0.09 0.12 0.26 7%
1986 G 44,120 0.18% Proof
1986 J 40,100,000 0.18 0.12 0.18 7%
1986 J 44,120 0.14% Proof
1987 D 6,500,000 0.12 0.18 0.18 8%
1987 D 45,120 0.18% Proof
1987 F 7,500,000 0.36 0.12 0.30 0.24 8%
1987 F 45,120 0.17% Proof
1987 G 4,330,000 0.13 0.19 6%
1987 G 45,120 0.16% Proof
1987 J 6,680,000 0.12 0.12 0.26 6%
1987 J 45,120 0.13% Proof
1988 D 52,000,000 0.17 0.27 7%
1988 D 45,120 0.18% Proof
1988 F 60,000,000 0.30 0.12 0.21 8%
1988 F 45,120 0.2% Proof
1988 G 34,600,000 0.18 0.24 6%
1988 G 45,120 0.16% Proof
1988 J 53,400,000 0.08 0.12 0.47 6%
1988 J 45,120 0.16% Proof
1989 D 104,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.17 7%
1989 D 45,120 0.17% Proof
1989 F 120,000,000 0.07 0.09 0.19 8%
1989 F 45,120 0.19% Proof
1989 G 69,200,000 0.19 0.12 0.27 6%
1989 G 45,120 0.20% Proof
1989 J 106,800,000 0.12 0.12 7%
1989 J 45,120 0.17% Proof
1990 D 169,000,000 0.12 0.06 0.09 0.12 10%
1990 D 45,120 0.2% Proof
1990 F 195,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.13 10%
1990 F 45,120 0.19% Proof
1990 G 112,450,000 0.12 0.12 0.20 7%
1990 G 45,120 0.17% Proof
1990 J 173,550,000 0.12 0.14 8%
1990 J 45,120 0.19% Proof
1991 A 260,000,000 0.11 0.12 0.17 0.59 11%
1991 A 45,120 0.20% Proof
1991 D 273,000,000 0.04 0.09 0.12 0.17 11%
1991 D 45,120 0.20% Proof
1991 F 312,000,000 0.07 0.12 0.12 0.13 12%
1991 F 45,120 0.19% Proof
1991 G 182,000,000 0.07 0.12 0.18 0.31 9%
1991 G 45,120 0.18% Proof
1991 J 273,000,000 0.08 0.09 0.06 0.12 10%
1991 J 45,120 0.2% Proof
1992 A 40,000,000 0.12 3%
1992 A 45,120 0.12% Proof
1992 D 42,000,000 0.12 0.18 4%
1992 D 45,120 0.11% Proof
1992 F 48,000,000 0.12 0.18 0.18 4%
1992 F 45,120 0.13% Proof
1992 G 28,000,000 0.18 0.15 3%
1992 G 45,120 0.09% Proof
1992 J 42,000,000 0.06 0.12 3%
1992 J 45,120 0.13% Proof
1993 A 40,000,000 0.13 0.30 3%
1993 A 45,120 0.09% Proof
1993 D 42,000,000 0.13 0.30 4%
1993 D 45,120 0.11% Proof
1993 F 48,000,000 0.09 0.12 4%
1993 F 45,120 0.11% Proof
1993 G 28,000,000 0.21 0.18 3%
1993 G 45,120 0.12% Proof
1993 J 42,000,000 0.12 0.18 3%
1993 J 45,120 0.11% Proof
1994 A 100,000,000 0.06 0.12 0.12 0.34 6%
1994 A 45,120 0.12% Proof
1994 D 105,000,000 0.06 0.12 0.18 6%
1994 D 45,120 0.12% Proof
1994 F 120,000,000 0.12 0.12 7%
1994 F 45,120 0.13% Proof
1994 G 70,000,000 0.04 0.14 0.18 5%
1994 G 45,120 0.16% Proof
1994 J 105,000,000 0.12 0.14 5%
1994 J 45,120 0.16% Proof
1995 A 100,000,000 0.13 0.12 0.18 0.40 5%
1995 A 45,120 0.18% Proof
1995 D 105,000,000 0.09 0.12 0.12 5%
1995 D 45,120 0.12% Proof
1995 F 120,000,000 0.12 0.12 6%
1995 F 45,120 0.13% Proof
1995 G 70,000,000 0.12 0.25 1.01 5%
1995 G 45,120 0.14% Proof
1995 J 105,000,000 0.06 0.12 0.13 0.11 5%
1995 J 45,120 0.16% Proof
1996 A 80,000,000 0.12 0.12 0.24 4%
1996 A 45,120 0.15% Proof
1996 D 84,000,000 0.06 0.19 4%
1996 D 45,120 0.13% Proof
1996 F 96,000,000 0.18 0.18 5%
1996 F 45,120 0.15% Proof
1996 G 56,000,000 0.12 0.54 0.59 3%
1996 G 45,120 0.12% Proof
1996 J 84,000,000 0.12 0.21 4%
1996 J 45,120 0.12% Proof
1997 A 70,000 0.20% in sets only
1997 A 70,000 0.13% Proof
1997 D 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1997 D 70,000 0.12% Proof
1997 F 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1997 F 70,000 0.13% Proof
1997 G 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1997 G 70,000 0.15% Proof
1997 J 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1997 J 70,000 0.15% Proof
1998 A 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1998 A 62,000 0.14% Proof
1998 D 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1998 D 62,000 0.10% Proof
1998 F 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1998 F 62,000 0.12% Proof
1998 G 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1998 G 62,000 0.12% Proof
1998 J 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1998 J 62,000 0.11% Proof
1999 A 70,000 0.3% in sets only
1999 A 65,000 0.12% Proof
1999 D 70,000 0.3% in sets only
1999 D 65,000 0.12% Proof
1999 F 70,000 0.3% in sets only
1999 F 65,000 0.11% Proof
1999 G 70,000 0.2% in sets only
1999 G 65,000 0.11% Proof
1999 J 70,000 0.3% in sets only
1999 J 65,000 0.12% Proof
2000 A 77,000 0.3% in sets only
2000 A 78,000 0.09% Proof
2000 D 77,000 0.3% in sets only
2000 D 78,000 0.12% Proof
2000 F 77,000 0.2% in sets only
2000 F 78,000 0.11% Proof
2000 G 77,000 0.3% in sets only
2000 G 78,000 0.11% Proof
2000 J 77,000 0.3% in sets only
2000 J 78,000 0.14% Proof
2001 A 130,000 2.37 0.4% in sets only
2001 A 83,000 0.19% Proof
2001 D 130,000 0.3% in sets only
2001 D 83,000 0.12% Proof
2001 F 130,000 0.3% in sets only
2001 F 83,000 0.14% Proof
2001 G 130,000 0.3% in sets only
2001 G 83,000 0.14% Proof
2001 J 130,000 1.86 0.4% in sets only
2001 J 83,000 0.3% Proof

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