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5 cents 1900

5 cents 1900
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Two sizes exist for the 1900 5-cent coin. Large date variety refer to the Round 0 variety and Small date refer to the Oval 0 variety. Furthermore, the 9 is different on each variety.

5 cents 1900 prices and values

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 5 cents 1900 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 1900 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1900 - Oval 0 $3.00$5.90$10.80$15.00$21.60$40.40$76.80
1900 - Round 0 $9.50$19.60$35.90$60.40$89.30$190$370

5 cents 1900 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1900 - Oval 0 $180$340$450$980$1,470--
1900 - Round 0 $600$980$1,380$2,940$4,410--

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Errors and varieties

Oval 0

5 cents 1900 - Oval 0

Zoell #A126 - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

Round 0

5 cents 1900 - Round 0

Zoell #X126o - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1900 - Oval 0 : 1 800 000
  • 5 cents 1900 - Round 0 : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1900 - Oval 0

  • 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 1900 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 1900 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 : Wednesday, September 13, 2017

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