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5 cents 1937 to 1964

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1937 - Dot --$0.25$0.40$1.25$2.90$5.90
1938 --$0.40$1.00$4.40$14.70$40.10
1939 --$0.25$0.50$1.95$7.80$24.50
1940 --$0.25$0.40$1.70$3.90$9.80
1941 --$0.25$0.40$1.70$4.90$14.70
1942 - Nickel --$0.25$0.40$1.70$3.90$9.80
1942 - Tombac --$0.55$1.00$1.45$1.95$2.90
1943 - Tombac --$0.30$0.40$0.60$1.00$1.95
1944 --$0.20$0.35$0.60$1.00$1.65
1944 - Missing Chrome --$0.25$0.50$1.00$2.90$5.90
1944 - Tombac ----$88,200--
1945 --$0.20$0.35$0.60$1.00$1.50
1945 - Missing Chrome --$0.50$1.00$1.45$3.90$7.80
1946 --$0.25$0.40$0.85$2.90$8.80
1946 - Arrowhead --$0.50$1.00$1.95$9.80$22.10
1946 - 6/6 --$2.90$5.90$11.80$22.10$36.80
1947 --$0.25$0.40$0.85$1.95$5.90
1947 - Maple Leaf --$0.25$0.40$0.60$1.95$5.60
1947 - Dot --$27.00$34.30$43.40$96.00$180
1948 --$0.60$1.00$1.70$4.90$11.70
1949 --$0.20$0.40$0.75$2.60$3.90
1950 --$0.20$0.40$0.75$1.65$3.90
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$0.20$0.30$0.35$0.95$2.30
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief --$0.20$0.35$0.55$1.00$1.95
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome --$30.00$34.30$98.00$250$390
1951 - High Relief --$420$620$780$1,280$2,120
1952 --$0.20$0.35$0.55$1.00$1.95
1952 - Missing Chrome --$25.00$29.40$73.50$200$290
1953 - SF - Near -$0.10$0.10$0.25$0.50$1.00$2.30
1953 - SF - Near - Missing Chrome ---$19.60$49.00$150$250
1953 - SF - Far --$130$200$230$410$750
1953 - SF - Far - Missing Chrome ---$590$1,180$1,760$2,740
1953 - NSF - Far -$0.10$0.10$0.25$0.50$1.00$1.95
1953 - NSF - Far - Missing Chrome ---$24.50$73.50$200$290
1953 - NSF - Near --$220$320$510$660$1,080
1953 - NSF - Near - Missing Chrome ----$2,840$4,410$4,750
1954 - SF -$0.10$0.10$0.30$0.60$1.30$2.90
1954 - SF - Missing chrome ---$19.60$49.00$98.00$200
1954 - NSF -------
1955 -$0.10$0.10$0.20$0.50$1.00$1.95
1956 -$0.10$0.10$0.20$0.50$0.85$1.65
1957 -$0.10$0.10$0.20$0.40$0.60$0.80
1957 - Bug tail --$1.95$2.90$3.90$7.00$10.80
1958 -$0.10$0.10$0.20$0.40$0.60$0.80
1958 - Double Date --$1.00$1.45$2.50$3.90$7.80
1959 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.20$0.35$0.45
1960 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.15$0.25$0.35
1961 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.15$0.25$0.35
1962 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.15$0.20$0.35
1962 - Double Date --$1.00$1.45$2.50$3.90$7.80
1963 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.20
1963 - Double 3 -------
1964 -$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.10$0.20
1964 - Whistling queen $0.10$0.10$0.10$0.30$0.55$1.30$2.50
1964 - Extra water line --$21.60$21.60$25.00$27.70$34.30
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1937 - Dot $14.00$18.80$25.40$47.90$170--
1938 $88.40$110$170$650$4,460$6,000-
1939 $59.40$83.30$90.40$190$430$1,240-
1940 $23.50$33.80$56.30$110$490$2,190-
1941 $31.50$49.50$78.80$220$1,170--
1942 - Nickel $21.90$35.40$50.00$97.00$460$1,000-
1942 - Tombac $4.60$8.40$17.10$30.50$120$1,050-
1943 - Tombac $4.60$7.80$12.90$31.50$120$1,180-
1944 $4.60$4.90$7.70$14.10$33.10$100-
1944 - Missing Chrome $9.80$14.70$24.50$50.80$210$230-
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 $3.20$5.20$8.10$19.40$47.40$140$3,160
1945 - Missing Chrome $14.70$19.60$29.40$120$340$1,060-
1946 $18.30$27.90$44.10$110$1,060--
1946 - Arrowhead $29.40$39.20$58.80----
1946 - 6/6 $76.00$120$150$340---
1947 $13.50$20.90$33.50$72.50$610--
1947 - Maple Leaf $13.10$19.00$31.80$54.40$240$4,900-
1947 - Dot $270$340$430$790$1,400$2,310-
1948 $22.50$31.50$39.50$63.00$170$480-
1949 $8.20$11.80$18.30$42.40$120$390-
1950 $8.10$11.80$19.20$53.00$270--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) $2.50$5.20$9.20$21.00$78.10--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief $3.90$5.90$11.80$21.20$83.50$440-
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome $780$1,180$1,760----
1951 - High Relief $2,870$3,430$3,800$4,000$4,140--
1952 $4.20$5.90$9.50$22.10$76.30$280-
1952 - Missing Chrome $780$980$1,470----
1953 - SF - Near $6.00$7.80$9.70$18.40$62.70$180-
1953 - SF - Near - Missing Chrome $590$780$1,470----
1953 - SF - Far $1,450$2,010$3,410----
1953 - SF - Far - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - NSF - Far $3.90$6.10$9.40$15.90$38.10$120-
1953 - NSF - Far - Missing Chrome $780$980$1,470----
1953 - NSF - Near $1,430$2,210$3,270$4,900$7,400--
1953 - NSF - Near - Missing Chrome -------
1954 - SF $6.80$10.80$14.60$21.20$70.70$190-
1954 - SF - Missing chrome $390$590$980----
1954 - NSF -------
1955 $3.90$4.90$8.00$13.60$59.20$360-
1956 $2.90$3.90$5.90$13.90$54.20$630-
1957 $1.65$2.70$4.30$12.70$37.40$190-
1957 - Bug tail $19.60$29.40$47.90$94.10---
1958 $1.65$2.70$4.60$14.10$35.00$220-
1958 - Double Date $14.70$19.60$29.40$63.80$250--
1959 $0.65$1.35$3.20$11.70$29.40$500-
1960 $0.55$0.85$2.70$12.10$30.40$190-
1961 $0.55$0.85$2.60$11.50$34.50$310-
1962 $0.55$0.85$2.40$11.00$53.40$290-
1962 - Double Date $14.70$16.20$26.80$62.50$250--
1963 $0.35$0.60$2.20$11.00$61.10$340-
1963 - Double 3 --$19.60$30.50$61.70--
1964 $0.90$1.50$2.10$11.70$73.20--
1964 - Whistling queen $9.80$25.00$39.20$88.20$270--
1964 - Extra water line $42.70$61.40$110$560---
Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
1937 - Dot -------
1938 -------
1939 -------
1940 -------
1941 -------
1942 - Nickel -------
1942 - Tombac -------
1943 - Tombac -------
1944 -------
1944 - Missing Chrome -------
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 -------
1945 - Missing Chrome -------
1946 -------
1946 - Arrowhead -------
1946 - 6/6 -------
1947 -------
1947 - Maple Leaf -------
1947 - Dot -------
1948 -------
1949 -------
1950 -------
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) -------
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief -------
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome -------
1951 - High Relief -------
1952 -------
1952 - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - SF - Near ---$390$510$980$1,960
1953 - SF - Near - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - SF - Far -------
1953 - SF - Far - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - NSF - Far ---$720$980--
1953 - NSF - Far - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - NSF - Near -------
1953 - NSF - Near - Missing Chrome -------
1954 - SF ---$35.10$45.00$110$290
1954 - SF - Missing chrome -------
1954 - NSF -------
1955 ---$20.00$24.00$58.80$120
1956 ---$13.70$19.50$39.60$98.00
1957 ---$12.70$14.10$31.40$78.40
1957 - Bug tail -------
1958 ---$7.20$11.30$34.30$68.60
1958 - Double Date -------
1959 ---$4.90$9.80$24.50$49.00
1960 ---$2.90$6.00$14.60$29.40
1961 ---$2.90$5.40$14.70$29.40
1962 ---$1.50$1.95$13.40$33.60
1962 - Double Date -------
1963 ---$1.85$3.20$12.70$29.40
1963 - Double 3 -------
1964 ---$0.75$2.10$14.70$29.40
1964 - Whistling queen -------
1964 - Extra water line -------

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
1937 - Dot --$73.50$130$140$240$290
1938 --$7,400$13,500$19,600--
1939 -------
1940 -------
1941 -------
1942 - Nickel --$5,900$12,700$19,600--
1942 - Tombac --$490$980$1,470--
1943 - Tombac --$200$460$780--
1944 --$290$440$640--
1944 - Missing Chrome -------
1944 - Tombac -------
1945 --$490$1,470$2,450$2,810-
1945 - Missing Chrome -------
1946 --$150$270$440--
1946 - Arrowhead --$150$290$440--
1946 - 6/6 --$150$290$440--
1947 --$200$340$490--
1947 - Maple Leaf --$150$210$260--
1947 - Dot -------
1948 --$200$360$410$650$710
1949 --$150$230$330--
1950 --$83.30$120$190--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) --$83.30$160$290--
1951 - Comm. (1751-1951) - Half moon -------
1951 - Low Relief --$120----
1951 - Low Relief - Missing Chrome -------
1951 - High Relief --$1,750$3,190$3,710--
1952 --$200$370$630--
1952 - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - SF - Near --$440$610$780--
1953 - SF - Near - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - SF - Far -------
1953 - SF - Far - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - NSF - Far --$390$640$1,270--
1953 - NSF - Far - Missing Chrome -------
1953 - NSF - Near ---$2,470---
1953 - NSF - Near - Missing Chrome -------
1954 - SF -------
1954 - SF - Missing chrome -------
1954 - NSF -------
1955 -------
1956 -------
1957 -------
1957 - Bug tail -------
1958 -------
1958 - Double Date -------
1959 -------
1960 -------
1961 -------
1962 -------
1962 - Double Date -------
1963 ----$490-$980
1963 - Double 3 -------
1964 ----$200-$390
1964 - Whistling queen -------
1964 - Extra water line -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2019. 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.

View the grading section to identify grades (AG-3, F-12, AU-50, MS, PL, SP).

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