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Iceland 1 Eyrir  1926 to 1942
Iceland 1 Eyrir 1926 to 1942

This is a spiffy little coin. It comes from Iceland in the eyrir denomination. The plural of eyrir is aurar, so two eyrir coins make one 2 aurar coin.

1942 is the most common date for these coins, and coins dated after 1942 are worth a few US dollars when in fully uncirculated condition. They are worth less than $1 US dollar when circulated. Before 1940 these coins pick up a little numismatic (coin collector value):

1 EYRIR DATED 1926 TO 1939
worn: $1 US dollar approximate catalog value
average circulated: $3
well preserved: $5
fully uncirculated: $25

Use our Important Terminology page to properly understand the catalog values quoted here.

Coin: 13806 , Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: David O, Sat, 02-Mar-2013 19:49:01 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sun, 03-Mar-2013 19:02:45 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Fri, 20-Feb-2015 01:38:43 GMT
Requester description: 1942 The Device on the front is CX with a crown above it with the inscription Islands Konungur and the inscription on the back is island eyrir
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