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5 cents 1858

5 cents 1858
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1-cent, 5-cents, 10-cents and 20-cents pieces were coined by the Royal Mint in London and were the first of official decimal coins struck for a part of what is now Canada... Read more »

5 cents 1858 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1858 - Small Date $10.00$17.20$29.70$44.70$68.80$130$210
1858 - Large Date $86.70$110$190$290$470$870$1,420
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 $100$210$290$370$560$930$1,410
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 $110$210$290$370$560$930$1,410
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 $110$210$290$370$560$930$1,410
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1858 - Small Date $400$490$860$1,570$3,920--
1858 - Large Date $2,290$3,430$4,120$10,800$15,700--
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 $2,160$3,330$3,870$10,500---
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 $1,960$3,330$3,870$10,500---
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 $2,160$3,330$3,870$10,500---
Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1858 - Small Date --$980$2,820$3,920--
1858 - Large Date --$2,450$4,900$6,600--
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 -------

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Varieties

Small Date

The 5 of the date is smaller.

5 cents 1858 - Small date

Zoell #X101a - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Large Date

L5 cents 1858 - Large date

Zoell #X101c - Major coin varieties - Fourth Edition #1 - 1966

Large Date - Double 8 #1

The first 8 of the date is doubled.

5 cents - Double 8

The picture above also shows a die crack on the first 9 of the date

Large Date - Double 8 #2

The second 8 of the date is doubled to the left.

5 cents - Double 8

Large Date - Double 8 #3

The second 8 of the date is doubled to the right.

Errors and varieties from the community

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1858 - Small Date : 1 460 389
  • 5 cents 1858 - Large Date : Included
  • 5 cents 1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 : Included
  • 5 cents 1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 : Included
  • 5 cents 1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1858 - Small Date

  • Alloy: 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper
  • Weight: 1.16 gram
  • Diameter : 15.5 mm
  • Engraver: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Designer: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↓

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

Last update : Wednesday, April 11, 2018

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