5 cents 1871 - Canadian coins price guide and values - Coins and Canada

5 cents 1871

5 cents 1871
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5 cents 1871 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1871 $8.40$14.10$25.50$40.50$60.30$113$183
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

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1871 $392$525$773$1,380---
1871 - 1/1 $441$550$700$875$4,080--
1871 - 7/7 $441$550$700$863---

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Varieties

1/1

The last 1 of the date is doubled.

7/7

The 7 of the date is doubled.

Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varieties
#2487 5 cents 1871 - Die crack between N and A of Canada ignoweir
#3352 5 cents 1871 - Die crack between the O and R of Victoria -
#3351 5 cents 1871 - Die crack on the I of DEI -

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1871 : 1,400,000
  • 5 cents 1871 - 1/1 : n/a
  • 5 cents 1871 - 7/7 : n/a

Specifications - 5 cents 1871

  • 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: ↑↓

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 5 cents 1871 circulating coins by major TPG companies. PCGS and NGC specimen coins are included in Mint State grades.

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TPGTotalBS-1FR-2AG-3G-4G-6VG-8VG-10F-12F-15VF-20VF-25VF-30VF-35EF-40EF-45AU-50AU-53AU-55AU-58MS-60MS-61MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67MS-68MS-69MS-70
PCGS227000000000000130282653639110142111500000
CCCS33000110132307051203000112000000
NGC43000000000500040443743340200000
Total260000110132807139293294246513182613700000

Sources : PCGS : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. CCCS : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. NGC : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. ICCS : Data not available at this time.

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

Last update : Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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