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5 cents 1883

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5 cents 1883 prices and values

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 5 cents 1883 varies. Below, the details of the value of the coin according to its grade. To help you to know the meaning of grades such as G4, VG8, F12, VF20, EF40, AU50, MS60, etc., you can jump to the grading section.

5 cents 1883 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1883 - H $ 11$ 21$ 42$ 72$ 140$ 330$ 690

5 cents 1883 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1883 - H $ 1 500$ 2 300$ 3 200$ 6 800---

5 cents 1883 SP3

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Year SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1883 - H ----$ 7 400--

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Errors and varieties

H

1 cent 1872 - H

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1883 - H : 600 000

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: ↑↓

Legend

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Notes

  1. The value of a 5 cents 1883 circulating coin generally concerns coins with an apparent wear due to the circulation. These coins rarely retain their original luster.
  2. The value of a 5 cents 1883 uncirculating coin generally concerns coins without visible wear. These coins generally retain their original luster.
  3. PL and SP coins come from uncirculated sets. They are made with a better quality than coins destined to the circulation.
  4. The values displayed on this page are in Canadian dollars.

Last update : Monday, November 17, 2014

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