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5 cents 1961

5 cents 1961
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5 cents 1961 prices and values

The value of a canadian coin depends on several factors such as quality and wear, supply and demand, rarity, finish and more. The melt and minimum value of a 5 cents 1961 is $0.09 CAD.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1961 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.15$0.25$0.35

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1961 $0.55$0.85$2.60$10.10$33.90$321-

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1961 ---$2.90$4.20$14.70$29.40

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).

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Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varietiesSource
#1272 5 cent 1961 - Die chip on the 6 of the dateZoell #P193p - Minor Coin Varieties - 3th Edition - 1965 andre
#911 5 cents 1961 - Die chip on reverse al
#3253 5 cents 1961 - Die chip on the S of 5 cents micro5
#3304 5 cents 1961 - Die chips under the 6 and the 1 of 1961 bidjobi
#1278 5 cents 1961 - Die clash behind the queen andre
#1495 5 cents 1961 - Die crack at the end of the beaver's tail patrick66patrick450
Strike errors and varietiesSource
#2304 5 cents 1961 - Double Elizabeth quasimodo2
#2100 5 cents 1961 - Double Regina Sonic
#1333 5 cents 1961 - Uncentered broadstrike Hibou-Québec
Miscellaneous / UnclassifiedSource
#2247 5 cents 1961 - Double 1's patrick66patrick450
#2731 5 cents 1961 - Double first A of Canada micro5
#2305 5 cents 1961 - Double K of K.G. quasimodo2

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1961 : 47,889,051

Specifications

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 21.21 mm, thickness 1.75 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Reverse: G. E. Kruger-Gray, Thomas Shingles
  • Designer: Obverse: Mary Gillick, Reverse: G. E. Kruger-Gray, Thomas Shingles
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Last update : Thursday, October 29, 2020

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