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5 cents 1858 to 1901

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From 1859 to 1869 and in 1873, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1895 no 5-cents coins were produced.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1858 - Small Date $8.00$15.60$29.10$41.40$66.40$130$194
1858 - Large Date $86.70$110$200$272$425$789$1,390
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 $75.00$118$221$323$539$980$1,570
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 $75.00$118$221$323$539$980$1,570
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 $75.00$118$216$323$539$980$1,570
1870 - Flat (wide) Border $7.10$14.10$28.10$40.50$56.00$106$206
1870 - Flat (wide) Border - 1/1 $10.40$19.60$34.30$49.00$83.30$147$221
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border $6.50$14.10$28.10$36.80$59.60$117$193
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border - Repunched 7 -----$250-
1871 $8.40$14.10$25.50$40.50$60.30$114$186
1871 - 1/1 $10.00$19.60$34.30$53.90$83.30$172$245
1871 - 7/7 $10.00$19.60$34.30$53.90$83.30$172$245
1872 - H $6.50$9.80$19.60$33.70$51.60$114$213
1872 - H - 2/2 $10.60$24.50$49.00$98.00$147$319$490
1872 - H - 7/7 $10.70$24.50$49.00$98.00$147$319$490
1874 - Crosslet 4 (large date) - H $8.70$16.00$34.30$55.40$106$237$437
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - H $10.00$19.60$39.20$73.50$134$246$349
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - 4/4 - H $17.60$29.40$49.00$98.00$196$294$392
1875 - Small Date - H $85.20$115$223$322$577$905$1,510
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H $96.50$147$294$368$735$1,180$1,960
1875 - Large Date - H $116$212$399$604$987$2,160$3,920
1880 - Obverse # 2 - H $14.40$24.50$49.00$79.70$236$351$400
1880 - Obverse # 3 - H $4.10$5.90$10.80$17.60$56.30$87.80$174
1881 - H $4.50$6.20$11.80$19.90$42.80$115$203
1882 - H $5.50$7.50$15.40$26.20$50.70$112$201
1883 - Obverse # 5 - H $10.50$19.60$37.30$68.60$115$294$574
1883 - Obverse # 4 - H -$121$221$400$648$1,230-
1884 - Near 4 $57.70$89.60$169$269$472$1,060$2,370
1884 - Far 4 $68.60$98.00$169$268$471$1,230$2,370
1885 - Small 5 $6.70$11.10$20.20$37.60$78.70$174$441
1885 - Small 5 over 5 $23.80$49.00$95.60$197$312$770$1,660
1885 - Large 5 $8.80$14.10$26.50$43.40$82.60$196$490
1885 - Large 5 over 5 $18.00$22.90$53.80$89.10$215$263$735
1886 - Small 6 $6.80$8.50$17.00$22.80$46.70$97.30$223
1886 - Large 6 $6.90$8.80$18.00$29.40$55.10$132$261
1887 $11.00$18.30$34.30$51.50$97.00$245$321
1887 - 7/7 $17.70$24.50$39.20$73.50$127$266$539
1888 $3.90$5.60$10.50$15.90$31.70$72.20$114
1889 $9.70$20.90$42.50$57.60$108$252$466
1890 - H $3.70$6.20$11.80$18.90$34.50$98.00$152
1890 - H - Error I's -----$109$176
1891 - Obverse # 2 $4.00$5.60$9.80$14.10$21.00$46.20$102
1891 - Obverse # 2 - 8/8 $6.50$14.70$19.60$24.50$34.30$73.50$147
1891 - Obverse # 5 $4.00$5.60$9.80$14.10$19.90$46.30$113
1892 - Obverse # 2 $4.00$6.20$11.80$18.00$36.30$84.50$171
1893 $2.50$5.60$9.80$13.50$22.00$42.80$104
1893 - Repunched 8 -------
1894 $7.90$14.70$29.40$49.00$83.70$165$304
1896 $4.50$5.60$9.80$14.10$21.20$45.30$120
1896 - Large 96 -----$100-
1897 - Slender (narrow) 8 $3.30$5.60$9.80$14.10$22.10$45.60$117
1897 - Wide 8 $5.00$5.60$9.80$14.10$24.20$58.60$123
1897 - Slender 8/Wide 8 $12.00$14.70$24.50$39.20$73.50$132$263
1898 $5.50$13.40$24.50$34.30$56.10$124$248
1899 $3.10$4.90$9.20$12.70$18.10$35.90$76.60
1900 - Oval 0 $3.00$4.90$9.20$12.70$18.50$35.30$84.00
1900 - Round 0 $9.50$19.60$39.20$56.90$93.10$203$346
1901 $2.20$4.90$9.20$11.70$17.50$37.00$84.20
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1858 - Small Date $374$517$831$1,200$3,350--
1858 - Large Date $2,450$3,430$4,540$8,300---
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 $2,450-$5,400-$43,600--
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 $2,110-$5,400----
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 $2,450-$5,400----
1870 - Flat (wide) Border $392$476$894$1,540$6,800--
1870 - Flat (wide) Border - 1/1 $466------
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border $392$530$1,030$2,210$2,810-$13,500
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border - Repunched 7 -------
1871 $392$527$754$1,350---
1871 - 1/1 $441$550$700$875$4,290--
1871 - 7/7 $441$571$700$906---
1872 - H $544$882$1,510$2,810$3,500$13,600-
1872 - H - 2/2 $980------
1872 - H - 7/7 $980------
1874 - Crosslet 4 (large date) - H $784$952$1,580$3,900$6,800--
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - H $686$794$1,460$2,760$4,500$14,700-
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - 4/4 - H --$10,400----
1875 - Small Date - H $3,260$5,400$8,800----
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H --$5,100----
1875 - Large Date - H $7,800$8,400-----
1880 - Obverse # 2 - H $450$525$623$1,060---
1880 - Obverse # 3 - H $441$686$1,010$1,420$3,100$8,100-
1881 - H $502$714$1,140$1,660$2,620--
1882 - H $523$705$1,110$1,940$5,000$13,600-
1883 - Obverse # 5 - H $1,470$1,850$3,540$6,600$12,900--
1883 - Obverse # 4 - H -------
1884 - Near 4 $5,400$8,800$13,800----
1884 - Far 4 $5,400$8,800$14,000-$49,600--
1885 - Small 5 $1,180$2,160$3,920$6,200---
1885 - Small 5 over 5 $5,400------
1885 - Large 5 $1,180$1,770$3,540$5,200-$25,000-
1885 - Large 5 over 5 $1,670$2,450$4,900$7,500---
1886 - Small 6 $522$889$1,860$3,430$4,800$19,800-
1886 - Large 6 $588$980$1,960$3,250$17,300--
1887 $686$980$1,430$2,530$5,800--
1887 - 7/7 $900$1,190$1,470$3,620$5,500$12,100-
1888 $270$372$663$1,050$1,210--
1889 $802$1,170$2,180$4,440$5,700--
1890 - H $343$417$667$1,000$1,610$3,070$9,300
1890 - H - Error I's -------
1891 - Obverse # 2 $245$341$527$881$1,490$4,700-
1891 - Obverse # 2 - 8/8 $466$500$686----
1891 - Obverse # 5 $245$324$598$878---
1892 - Obverse # 2 $445$637$965$1,610$4,900$6,400-
1893 $233$380$670$880$3,000$3,200-
1893 - Repunched 8 ----$1,860--
1894 $624$917$1,850$3,000$6,900--
1896 $278$364$573$1,130$1,470$9,900-
1896 - Large 96 -------
1897 - Slender (narrow) 8 $261$380$552$747---
1897 - Wide 8 $261$380$689$980---
1897 - Slender 8/Wide 8 $490$814$1,080$1,760$2,180--
1898 $457$729$1,210$1,750-$2,180-
1899 $174$237$450$693$836-$7,800
1900 - Oval 0 $221$285$526$541$1,180$2,620-
1900 - Round 0 $628$845$1,380$2,410$3,490--
1901 $171$255$471$626$982--
Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1858 - Small Date -------
1858 - Large Date -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 -------
1870 - Flat (wide) Border -------
1870 - Flat (wide) Border - 1/1 -------
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border -------
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border - Repunched 7 -------
1871 -------
1871 - 1/1 -------
1871 - 7/7 -------
1872 - H -------
1872 - H - 2/2 -------
1872 - H - 7/7 -------
1874 - Crosslet 4 (large date) - H -------
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - H -------
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - 4/4 - H -------
1875 - Small Date - H -------
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H -------
1875 - Large Date - H -------
1880 - Obverse # 2 - H -------
1880 - Obverse # 3 - H -------
1881 - H -------
1882 - H -------
1883 - Obverse # 5 - H -------
1883 - Obverse # 4 - H -------
1884 - Near 4 -------
1884 - Far 4 -------
1885 - Small 5 -------
1885 - Small 5 over 5 -------
1885 - Large 5 -------
1885 - Large 5 over 5 -------
1886 - Small 6 -------
1886 - Large 6 -------
1887 -------
1887 - 7/7 -------
1888 -------
1889 -------
1890 - H -------
1890 - H - Error I's -------
1891 - Obverse # 2 -------
1891 - Obverse # 2 - 8/8 -------
1891 - Obverse # 5 -------
1892 - Obverse # 2 -------
1893 -------
1893 - Repunched 8 -------
1894 -------
1896 -------
1896 - Large 96 -------
1897 - Slender (narrow) 8 -------
1897 - Wide 8 -------
1897 - Slender 8/Wide 8 -------
1898 -------
1899 -------
1900 - Oval 0 -------
1900 - Round 0 -------
1901 -------

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1858 - Small Date --$1,370$2,660$3,920--
1858 - Large Date --$3,430$5,200$7,800--
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #1 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #2 -------
1858 - Large Date - Double 8 #3 -------
1870 - Flat (wide) Border --$1,960$4,170$6,400--
1870 - Flat (wide) Border - 1/1 -------
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border --$1,960$4,170$6,100--
1870 - Raised (narrow) Border - Repunched 7 -------
1871 -------
1871 - 1/1 -------
1871 - 7/7 -------
1872 - H --$2,550$5,500$7,800--
1872 - H - 2/2 -------
1872 - H - 7/7 -------
1874 - Crosslet 4 (large date) - H --$2,450$7,100$11,800--
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - H -------
1874 - Plain 4 (small date) - 4/4 - H -------
1875 - Small Date - H --$7,800$16,200$19,400--
1875 - Small Date - 5/5 - H -------
1875 - Large Date - H --$7,800$16,200$21,800--
1880 - Obverse # 2 - H -------
1880 - Obverse # 3 - H --$2,450$3,850$7,800--
1881 - H --$2,450$5,100$5,900--
1882 - H --$3,190$5,500$7,800--
1883 - Obverse # 5 - H -------
1883 - Obverse # 4 - H -------
1884 - Near 4 --$9,800$24,500$39,200--
1884 - Far 4 -------
1885 - Small 5 -------
1885 - Small 5 over 5 -------
1885 - Large 5 --$6,400$9,100$11,800--
1885 - Large 5 over 5 -------
1886 - Small 6 --$6,400$9,100$11,800--
1886 - Large 6 -------
1887 -------
1887 - 7/7 -------
1888 -------
1889 -------
1890 - H -------
1890 - H - Error I's -------
1891 - Obverse # 2 -------
1891 - Obverse # 2 - 8/8 -------
1891 - Obverse # 5 -------
1892 - Obverse # 2 -------
1893 -------
1893 - Repunched 8 -------
1894 -------
1896 -------
1896 - Large 96 -------
1897 - Slender (narrow) 8 -------
1897 - Wide 8 -------
1897 - Slender 8/Wide 8 -------
1898 -------
1899 -------
1900 - Oval 0 -------
1900 - Round 0 -------
1901 -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2020. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

View the grading section to identify grades (AG-3, F-12, AU-50, MS, PL, SP).

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

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