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5 cents 1871

5 cents 1871
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5 cents 1871 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1871 $8.40$16.00$27.10$41.50$68.60$140$200
1871 - 1/1 $12.90$19.60$30.90$46.60$80.90$170$240
1871 - 7/7 $12.90$19.60$30.90$46.60$80.90$170$240
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1871 $380$500$730$1,300$2,940--
1871 - 1/1 $400$850$1,000$1,750$4,010--
1871 - 7/7 $400$850$1,000$1,750---

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Varieties

1/1

The last 1 of the date is doubled.

7/7

The 7 of the date is doubled.

Errors and varieties from the community

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1871 : 1 400 000
  • 5 cents 1871 - 1/1 : Included
  • 5 cents 1871 - 7/7 : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1871

  • 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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