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5 cents 1937 to 1952

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1937 - Dot --$0.25$0.40$1.25$2.90$5.90
1937 - Dot - Matte -------
1938 --$0.35$1.00$4.40$14.70$40.80
1939 --$0.25$0.50$1.95$7.80$23.40
1940 --$0.25$0.40$1.70$3.90$9.80
1941 --$0.25$0.40$1.70$4.90$14.70
1942 - Nickel --$0.25$0.40$1.70$3.90$9.80
1942 - Tombac --$0.65$1.00$1.45$1.95$2.90
1943 - Tombac --$0.35$0.40$0.60$1.00$1.95
1944 --$0.20$0.35$0.60$1.00$1.65
1944 - Missing Chrome --$0.25$0.50$1.00$2.90$5.90
1944 - Tombac ----$88,200--
1945 --$0.20$0.35$0.60$1.00$1.50
1945 - Missing Chrome --$0.50$1.00$1.45$3.90$7.80
1946 --$0.25$0.40$0.85$2.90$8.80
1946 - Arrowhead --$0.50$1.00$1.95$9.80$22.10
1946 - 6/6 --$2.90$5.90$11.80$22.10$36.80
1947 --$0.25$0.40$0.85$1.95$5.90
1947 - Maple Leaf --$0.25$0.40$0.60$1.95$5.60
1947 - Dot --$27.00$34.30$45.30$95.40$184
1948 --$0.75$1.00$1.70$4.90$10.50
1949 --$0.20$0.40$0.75$2.60$3.90
1950 --$0.20$0.25$0.50$1.25$2.90
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$0.20$0.30$0.35$0.95$1.25
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief --$0.20$0.25$0.50$1.00$1.95
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome --$30.00$34.30$98.00$245$392
1951 - High Relief --$441$588$727$1,180$1,930
1952 --$0.20$0.25$0.50$1.00$1.95
1952 - Missing Chrome --$25.00$29.40$73.50$196$294
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1937 - Dot $14.00$18.50$25.80$49.40$187--
1937 - Dot - Matte -------
1938 $88.30$111$168$575$4,830$6,600-
1939 $59.70$77.80$93.20$188$483$1,370-
1940 $23.60$33.80$56.30$103$528$2,370-
1941 $31.50$46.30$74.10$203$1,260--
1942 - Nickel $21.90$36.60$51.40$100$485$1,030-
1942 - Tombac $4.90$9.00$17.50$33.30$136$1,100-
1943 - Tombac $4.60$7.80$17.30$37.80$230$1,240-
1944 $4.60$6.00$7.40$13.60$36.10$92.30-
1944 - Missing Chrome $9.80$17.20$24.50$50.80$217$705-
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 $3.20$5.20$9.50$23.00$69.90$149$3,320
1945 - Missing Chrome $14.70$19.60$120$175$412$1,120-
1946 $18.00$26.00$45.00$111$1,030--
1946 - Arrowhead $44.10$61.30$78.40----
1946 - 6/6 $76.00$123$152$340$1,580--
1947 $13.50$21.10$31.50$70.60$649$1,670-
1947 - Maple Leaf $13.10$18.80$29.60$53.40$244$434-
1947 - Dot $270$343$433$796$1,590$2,380-
1948 $21.50$31.50$40.50$62.90$183$458-
1949 $8.20$11.80$18.10$33.00$126$405-
1950 $6.50$7.80$18.30$50.90$289--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) $3.50$5.50$9.50$19.70$80.70--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief $3.90$5.90$11.90$21.20$96.10$440-
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome $784$1,180$1,760----
1951 - High Relief $2,870$3,430$3,920$4,410$4,750--
1952 $4.20$6.20$8.30$20.60$82.60$248-
1952 - Missing Chrome $784$876$967----
Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1937 - Dot -------
1937 - Dot - Matte -------
1938 -------
1939 -------
1940 -------
1941 -------
1942 - Nickel -------
1942 - Tombac -------
1943 - Tombac -------
1944 -------
1944 - Missing Chrome -------
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 -------
1945 - Missing Chrome -------
1946 -------
1946 - Arrowhead -------
1946 - 6/6 -------
1947 -------
1947 - Maple Leaf -------
1947 - Dot -------
1948 -------
1949 -------
1950 -------
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) -------
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief -------
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome -------
1951 - High Relief -------
1952 -------
1952 - Missing Chrome -------

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
1937 - Dot --$73.50$135$163$295$376
1937 - Dot - Matte -------
1938 --$7,400$13,500$19,600-$19,200
1939 -------
1940 -------
1941 -------
1942 - Nickel --$5,900$12,700$19,600--
1942 - Tombac --$490$980$1,470$2,540-
1943 - Tombac --$196$452$784-$5,700
1944 --$294$441$638-$2,540
1944 - Missing Chrome -------
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 --$490$1,470$2,450$2,810-
1945 - Missing Chrome -------
1946 --$147$243$441$1,230-
1946 - Arrowhead --$147$294$441--
1946 - 6/6 --$147$294$441--
1947 --$196$295$490--
1947 - Maple Leaf --$147$208$257$331-
1947 - Dot -------
1948 --$196$365$401$499$708
1949 --$147$233$332$350-
1950 --$83.30$115$187--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$83.30$176$326$395$1,260
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief --$115----
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome -------
1951 - High Relief --$1,750$3,190$3,710$4,070-
1952 --$196$357$530$565-
1952 - Missing Chrome -------

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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