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5 cents 1875

5 cents 1875
The date on the image can be different from the year selected.

In 1875, there is two different sizes of the date. That's why we have two varities : Large date and Small Date. The shape of the 5 is also different in each variety.

5 cents 1875 prices and values

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 5 cents 1875 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade. To help you know the meaning of grades such as G4, VG8, F12, VF20, EF40, AU50, MS60, etc., you can jump to the grading section.

5 cents 1875 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1875 - Small Date - H $58.80$110$230$320$600$860$1,650
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H $96.50$170$320$430$770$1,320$2,280
1875 - Large Date - H $120$280$440$630$1,090$2,220$4,120

5 cents 1875 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1875 - Small Date - H $3,300$5,400$8,400----
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H $5,200$9,200$10,000----
1875 - Large Date - H $7,600$11,900$16,700----

5 cents 1875 SP3

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Year SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1875 - Small Date - H --$7,800$16,200$27,900--
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H -------
1875 - Large Date - H --$7,800$16,200$23,300--

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Errors and varieties

Small Date - H

5 cents 1875 - Small date

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

5 cent 1875 - H

Small Date - 5/5 - H

The 5 of the small date (see above) is doubled).

Large Date - H

5 cents 1875 - Large date

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

5 cent 1875 - H

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1875 - Small Date - H : 1 000 000
  • 5 cents 1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H : Included
  • 5 cents 1875 - Large Date - H : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1875 - Small Date - 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: ↑↓

Specifications - 5 cents 1875 - Large Date - 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: ↑↓

Legend

  • - : No value assigned for this grade.
  • : Lower value by more than 2.1% since last update.
  • : Higher value by more than 2.1% since last update.

Notes

  1. The value of a 5 cents 1875 circulating coin generally concerns coins with an apparent wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a 5 cents 1875 uncirculating coin generally concerns coins without visible wear. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. PL and SP coins come from uncirculated sets. They are made with a better quality than coins destined to the circulation.
  4. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Tuesday, January 9, 2018

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