The short answer is - NO. The 1943 cents were all suppose to be zinc-coated
steel and over a billion of them were minted. In order to be worth more
than a few cents, they would have to be in Mint State condition, then they
would be worth only a buck or two. Sorry. Good find though, its a good
year (my birth year).
In 1943, copper was in high demand due to the war effort. Thus the Mint
replaced the normal bronze blanks with zinc-coated steel blanks for the
1943 cents. In 1944-46, copper returned when the coins were made out of
brass from spent shell casings.
The really valuable 1943 cents are the handful that were accidentally made
from bronze blanks left in the hoppers. These are all accounted for (in
spite of the false rumor that someone in Idaho had accidentally released
one back into circulation); those that you might run across are more
likely counterfeits or copper-plated steelies.
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10. 1943 Steel Penny
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