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Metal value of coins

- Published on 26th June 2017

What is the metal value of coins compared to their face value? Does it pay to melt coins? Here’s a handy infographic about the metal value of 10 popular coins from around the world.

Credits to 911 Metallurgist for their great work in calculating these coin’s metal value.metal value of coins


Mario Van Poppel

Mario Van Poppel is the founder and director of Leftover Currency. What started as a hobby, collecting world banknotes, evolved into a fulltime job, running a successful online bureau de change. Mario is still a collector of pre-Euro banknotes and a member of the IBNS.