Coin Type Specifications
Region: Germany
Denomination: 1pf
Diameter: 16.5 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Iron [91%] 1.82 (g)
Copper [8%] 0.16 (g)
Carbon [2%] 0.04 (g)
Total Mass: 2 (g)

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This section of Obscure Finds Numismatic Collection is made up of coins from the Germany region and specializes in 1950-2001 - Deutsche Mark - 1 Pfennig coins from coin category 1 Pfennig . If you are looking for coin facts, numismatic data or simple melt value composition of the Germany - 1950-2001 - Deutsche Mark - 1 Pfennig coin, you can find it here at Obscure Finds.

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Coin Type Coins
1950-2001 - Deutsche Mark - 1 Pfennig Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 123 Coins
Iron : 223.86 Grams
Copper : 19.68 Grams
Carbon : 4.92 Grams
Total Mass : 246 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Copper $2.091 $0.143 $0.005 0.16 g $0.001
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $0.001
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 123 Coins: $0.091
- Precious Metal prices updated on 07-23-2024
123 Example Coins Found...


Coin Type Description
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Years Minted: 1950-2001
Mint Marks: D J F A G
Denomination: 1pf
Obverse Design: Denomination between rye stalks
Obverse Designer: Adolf Jäger
Reverse Design: Young oak tree with five leaves on horizontal line representing The young nation with the 5 old duchchies Swabia, Franconia, Saxony, Thuringia and Bavaria
Reverse Designer: Frankfurt am Main
1950-2001 - Deutsche Mark - 1 Pfennig Coin

The Pfennig (plural Pfennige), is an old German coin or note, which existed from the 9th century until the introduction of the euro in 2002.

The first German deutschemark coins were issued by the Bank deutscher Länder in 1948 and 1949. From 1950, the inscription Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Federal Republic of Germany) appeared on the coins.

Denomination 1 Pfennig
Dates issued 1950–2001
Composition Copper-plated steel
Obverse Denomination between rye stalks
Reverse Oak sprig
München, Germany (D) 772.591.305
Stuttgart, Germany (F) 898.276.399
Karlsruhe, Germany (G) 515.664.371
Hamburg, Germany (J) 784.424.064


DM Coins 1 Pfennig Coin

From 1 January 2002, euro banknotes and coins are legal tender in all EU member states participating in monetary union. This has nullified the legal tender status of all payment media denominated in Deutsche Mark. The Bank has called in for exchange all DM coins (which have been withdrawn from circulation) - with the exception of the 2 DM coin first issue.

Attribute Specification
Coin 1 pfennig
Metal Copper-coated steel
Diameter 16.50 mm
Width 1.38 mm
Mass 2.00g
Edge Smooth
Design Adolf Jäger, Frankfurt am Main
In circulation since 1948


1 Pfennig

KM# 105
Country Germany - Federal Republic
Years 1950-2001
Value 1 Pfennig (0.01 DEM)
Metal Copper plated Steel
Weight 2 g
Diameter 16.5 mm
Thickness 1.38 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-2001

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