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The 1942 Wheat Penny can be an Affordable Value

While many of these Wheat pennies can hold notably higher values when they have high grades, their copper content can provide value to those in less desirable condition. The 1942 Wheat penny is a great example of just how this applies.

1942-D Wheat Penny

Those which have upper-level grades due to their superior condition can fetch impressive prices in the open marketplace today.

These are almost inevitably going to be of interest among coin collectors for reasons such as completing a series of Wheat penny dates within their collections. Finding these with natural toning which is often a red color which the copper has acquired is often the goal which collectors are after when looking for and analyzing Wheat pennies. Those which do come up for sale can fulfill the interests of these collectors. On the other side of this are those which are common circulated examples or those which are sold in bulk. Due to their copper content, these pennies also have value for a variety of reasons.

1942 D Lincoln Wheat Cent Uncirculated Penny US Coin
1942 D Lincoln Wheat Cent Uncirculated Penny US Coin
$3.45
1942 PROOF Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny  MAKE US AN OFFER Y8525
1942 PROOF Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny MAKE US AN OFFER Y8525
$58.00
1942 D D RPM8 Lincoln Cent MS65 RD ERROR Uncirculated Copper Penny Ships FREE856
1942 D D RPM8 Lincoln Cent MS65 RD ERROR Uncirculated Copper Penny Ships FREE856
$99.50
1942 D D MS65 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Penny 605 RPM3 ERROR Ships FREE
1942 D D MS65 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Penny 605 RPM3 ERROR Ships FREE
$74.50
1942 D DOUBLED DIE MS64 RD Lincoln Cent DDR ERROR Wheat Penny Ships FREE 590
1942 D DOUBLED DIE MS64 RD Lincoln Cent DDR ERROR Wheat Penny Ships FREE 590
$99.50
1942 S PCGS MS66 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Wheat Penny 588 Ships FREE
1942 S PCGS MS66 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Wheat Penny 588 Ships FREE
$31.97
1942 S PCGS MS66 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Wheat Penny 150 Ships FREE
1942 S PCGS MS66 RD Lincoln Cent GEM Uncirculated Wheat Penny 150 Ships FREE
$31.97
1942 S S MS67 RD Lincoln Cent TOP POP S over S ERROR Superb GEM Wheat Penny
1942 S S MS67 RD Lincoln Cent TOP POP S over S ERROR Superb GEM Wheat Penny
$249.50
1942 S Lincoln Wheat Penny
1942 S Lincoln Wheat Penny
$2.49
1942P D S Lincoln Wheat Penny Collectible Coin
1942P D S Lincoln Wheat Penny Collectible Coin
$1.00
US 1942 D Lincoln Wheat Penny American One Cent Coin Denver Mint
US 1942 D Lincoln Wheat Penny American One Cent Coin Denver Mint
$0.99
1942 D PCGS Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny RED PCGS MS 66 RD  Gorgeous Coin
1942 D PCGS Lincoln Cent Wheat Penny RED PCGS MS 66 RD Gorgeous Coin
$11.75

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Because the range of these pennies for sale includes the entire spectrum of grades and conditions, many are generally very low priced. Considering that the value of copper from a purely materialistic standpoint or simply as a metal is based upon it as a sought after resource, some people will actually hoard the pennies. However this takes a considerable amount effort because in order to accumulate enough to reach what many people would consider being significant assets requires a lot of time.