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5 cents 1885

5 cents 1885
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5 cents 1885 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
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$785$1,660
1885 - Large 5 $8.80$14.10$26.50$43.40$82.60$204$490
1885 - Large 5 over 5 $18.00$22.90$53.80$89.10$215$294$735

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1885 - Small 5 $1,180$2,160$3,920$6,200---
1885 - Small 5 over 5 $5,200------
1885 - Large 5 $1,180$1,790$3,580$5,300-$23,800-
1885 - Large 5 over 5 $1,670$2,450$4,900$6,900---

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Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1885 - Small 5 -------
1885 - Small 5 over 5 -------
1885 - Large 5 --$6,400$9,100$11,800--
1885 - Large 5 over 5 -------

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.

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Varieties

Small 5

5 cents 1885 - Small 5

Small 5 over 5

5 cents 1885 - Small 5 over 5

Large 5

5 cents 1885 - Large 5

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1885 - Small 5 : 1,000,000
  • 5 cents 1885 - Small 5 over 5 : n/a
  • 5 cents 1885 - Large 5 : n/a
  • 5 cents 1885 - Large 5 over 5 : n/a

Specifications - 5 cents 1885 - Small 5

  • 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: ↑↓

Specifications - 5 cents 1885 - Large 5

  • 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 1885 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
PCGS14600000021012610127612690581632722000
CCCS890003410611101908068200000200000000
NGC1130000000120270008852451491611100000
Total293000341082410472141026231314101419193243822000

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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