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5 cents 1997

5 cents 1997
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5 cents 1997 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 1997 is $0.05.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1997 ------$0.05

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1997 $2.40$1.70$1.75$7.50$22.90$29.70$268

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Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1997 ---$1.25$1.25$9.80$24.50

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
1997 -----$1.00$13.20

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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Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varietiesSource
#1126 5 cents 1997 - Die clash on both sides Dot36
#254 5 cents 1997 - Die crack near the beaver's tail Dot36
#1080 5 cents 1997 - Die crack on the beaver Dot36
#1081 5 cents 1997 - Die crack on the beaver Dot36
#253 5 cents 1997 - Die crack on the left leaf Dot36
#1079 5 cents 1997 - Die crack on the left leaf Dot36
#1078 5 cents 1997 - Die damage on reverse Dot36
#1076 5 cents 1997 - Filled die at the top of the obverse Dot36
#1077 5 cents 1997 - Filled die behind the beaver Dot36
Strike errors and varietiesSource
#1083 5 cents 1997 - Weak strike Dot36
Miscellaneous / UnclassifiedSource
#1131 5 cents 1997 - Double date Martel
#1100 5 cents 1997 - Glowing Dot36
#1291 5 cents 1997 - Missing beads SÚnateur

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1997 : 27,354,000

Specifications

  • Alloy: 75% copper, 25% nickel
  • Weight: 4.6 grams
  • Diameter : 21.2 mm, thickness 1.76 mm
  • Engraver: Obverse: Dora de Pédery-Hunt, Ago Aarand, Reverse: G. E. Kruger-Gray, Thomas Shingles
  • Designer: Obverse: Dora de Pedery-Hunt, Ago Aarand, Reverse: G. E. Kruger-Gray, Thomas Shingles
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

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

Last update : Tuesday, July 28, 2020

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