5 cents 1887 - Canadian coins price guide and values - Coins and Canada

5 cents 1887

5 cents 1887
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5 cents 1887 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1887 $11.00$16.70$32.70$51.40$97.00$237$311
1887 - 7/7 $17.70$24.50$39.20$73.50$127$266$539

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1887 $686$956$1,430$2,530$4,710--
1887 - 7/7 $900$1,190$1,470$3,450$5,500$11,500-

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#1958 5 cents 1887 - Double 7 -

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1887 : 500,000
  • 5 cents 1887 - 7/7 : n/a

Specifications

  • 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 1887 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
PCGS58000000000102365527512425620000
CCCS580000132912809152200010201000000
NGC34000101020600045405201201000000
Total11700011421112150114151211212723827620000

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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