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5 cents 1951

5 cents 1951
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5 cents 1951 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$0.20$0.25$0.30$1.85$4.00
1951 - Low Relief --$0.20$1.10$1.50$2.00$2.80
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome --$30.00$46.60$93.10$200$290
1951 - High Relief --$420$640$900$1,640$2,210
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) $6.70$9.20$11.80$21.10$98.00--
1951 - Low Relief $5.60$5.90$11.30$20.70$120--
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome $530$840$1,150----
1951 - High Relief $2,840$3,430$3,770$4,170$4,610--
Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$83.30$140$260--
1951 - Low Relief --$200$280$340--
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome -------
1951 - High Relief --$1,960$3,190$4,020--

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Varieties

Comm. (1751-1951)

5 cents 1951 - Commemorative

Low Relief

The last "A" of GRATIA points between two denticules. The reverse must show a beaver.

5 cents 1951 - Low relief

High Relief

The last "A" of GRATIA points to a denticule. The reverse must show a beaver.

5 cents 1951 - High relief

Errors and varieties from the community
Die errors and varieties
#1289 5 cents 1951 - Cuds Ana´s
#224 5 cents 1951 - Double reverseZoell #D182n - Minor Coin Varieties - 4th Edition - 1968 Lightw4re
#244 5 cents 1951 - Bee on king's headZoell #B182n - Minor Coin Varieties - 3th Edition - 1965 greatgaet
#708 5 cent s1951 - Die clashes above the king's nose Numi
#709 5 cents 1951 - Die clashes around the king Numi
#710 5 cents 1951 - Die clashes on reverse Numi
#347 5 cents 1951 - Half moonZoell #C182p - Minor Coin Varieties - 3th Edition - 1965 V@utour
#584 5 cents 1951 - Half moonZoell #C182p - Minor Coin Varieties - 3th Edition - 1965 Lightw4re
#1349 5 cents 1951 - Die crack above the last A of Canada Matrat57
#2706 5 cents 1951 - Die crack above the N of Canada Oli1999
#1111 5 cents 1951 - Die crack before George quasimodo2
#2712 5 cents 1951 - Die crack between the R and G of Goergivs Oli1999
#586 5 cents 1951 - Die crack between the T and S of Cents Lightw4re
#3225 5 cents 1951 - Die crack on the M of Imp Oli1999
#3716 5 cents 1951 - Dot near the king's eye ainsivalavie
#750 5 cents 1951 - Dot on king's neckZoell #B182c - Minor Coin Varieties - 3th Edition - 1965 lulu46
#219 5 cents 1951 - Filling around the kingZoell #178q - Canadian Coin - Variety Catalog - 1st Edition - 1961 mithrandir
#1232 5 cents 1951 - Misaligned die andre
Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#2244 5 cents 1951 - Chimney patrick66patrick450
#1490 5 cents 1951 - Double CentsZoell #R183c - Canadian Coin - Variety Catalog - 2nd Edition - 1962 lamothe
#1737 5 cents 1951 - Fading R of Georgivs centurion
#2259 5 cents 1951 - Line on king's headZoell #F182b - centurion

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) : 8,239,321
  • 5 cents 1951 - Low Relief : n/a
  • 5 cents 1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome : n/a
  • 5 cents 1951 - High Relief : 4,313,410

Specifications - 5 cents 1951 - Comm. (1751-1951)

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 21.3 mm (opposite corners) and 20.87 mm (opposite sides)
  • Engraver: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse Stephan Trenka
  • Designer: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse Stephan Trenka
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Specifications - 5 cents 1951 - Low Relief

  • Alloy: Steel coated with nickel .0127 mm and .0003 mm chrome plated
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 21.3 mm (opposite corners) and 20.87 mm (opposite sides)
  • Engraver: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Designer: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Specifications - 5 cents 1951 - High Relief

  • Alloy: Steel coated with nickel .0127 mm and .0003 mm chrome plated
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 21.3 mm (opposite corners) and 20.87 mm (opposite sides)
  • Engraver: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Designer: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

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

Last update : Friday, August 31, 2018

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