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5 cents 1874

5 cents 1874
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In 1874, there is two different sizes of the date. There are the small date with the plain 4 and the large date with the crosslet 4.

5 cents 1874 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1874 - Crosslet 4 - H $8.70$18.60$32.70$57.70$110$260$430
1874 - Plain 4 - H $12.80$19.60$39.20$73.50$130$250$340
1874 - Plain 4 - 4/4 - H $17.60$29.40$49.00$98.00$200$290$390
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1874 - Crosslet 4 - H $780$860$1,660$4,410$5,500--
1874 - Plain 4 - H $630$700$1,490$3,430$4,500$13,800-
1874 - Plain 4 - 4/4 - H $1,230$2,010$2,700$4,000---
Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1874 - Crosslet 4 - H --$2,450$7,100$11,000--
1874 - Plain 4 - H ----$14,700--
1874 - Plain 4 - 4/4 - H -------

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Varieties

Crosslet 4 - H

5 cents 1874 - Crosslet 4

Zoell #X105c - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

The letter H is visible at the bottom of the reverse.

5 cent 1872 - H

Plain 4 - H

5 cents 1874 - Plain 4

Zoell #A105 - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

The letter H is visible at the bottom of the reverse.

5 cent 1872 - H

Plain 4 - 4/4 - H

The plain 4 of the date is doubled.

Errors and varieties from the community
Die errors and varieties
#946 5 cents 1874H - Die clash on reverse al

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1874 - Crosslet 4 - H : 800 000
  • 5 cents 1874 - Plain 4 - H : Included
  • 5 cents 1874 - Plain 4 - 4/4 - H : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1874 - Crosslet 4 - H

  • 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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