Sweden 1, 2, and 5 Ore 1873 to 1875
These coins, with King Oscar II of Sweden, were only minted in 1873, but the 3 looks so much like a 5, we specified a date range from 1873 to 1875. Look closely, and you will see that it is a 3.
The coin in our picture is in great shape. It qualifies for a 'well preserved' rating, which means it carries decent value. Only a 'fully uncirculated' coin would be worth more. 'Worn' and 'average circulated' coins are worth less.
Below you will find tables of approximate catalog value for these these coins. These are inflated values. You must apply the concepts presented on our Terminology page to derive the actual buy and sell values for these coins.
1 ORE AND 2 ORE COINS
worn: $5 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $9
well preserved: $40
fully uncirculated: $100
5 ORE COINS
worn: $40 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $80
well preserved: $120
fully uncirculated: $280
, Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: SUE, Thu, 17-Mar-2011 10:59:59 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Thu, 24-Oct-2013 04:03:23 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Sat, 17-Oct-2015 01:03:11 GMT
Requester description: 1875 OSCAR II SVERIGES NORR G O V KONUNG ON FRONT WITH MAN'S FACE FACING LEFT. 1 ORE ON REVERSE WITH LEAFY WREATH AROUND OUTER RIM.
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