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5 cents 1947

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5 cents 1947 prices and values

Depending on its condition, its scarcity, supply and demand and errors and varieties, the value of a 5 cents 1947 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 1947 values of circulating coins1

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Year AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1947 --$ 0.28$ 0.40$ 1.10$ 3.70$ 7.70
1947 - Dot --$ 24$ 31$ 46$ 110$ 190
1947 - Maple Leaf --$ 0.25$ 0.38$ 0.88$ 4.00$ 8.30

5 cents 1947 values of uncirculated coins2

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Year MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1947 $ 15$ 20$ 36$ 68$ 640--
1947 - Dot $ 280$ 350$ 460$ 950$ 1 700$ 2 600-
1947 - Maple Leaf $ 16$ 20$ 34$ 49$ 230$ 3 000-

5 cents 1947 SP3

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Year SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1947 --$ 200$ 340$ 490--
1947 - Dot -------
1947 - Maple Leaf --$ 150$ 230$ 330--

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Errors and varieties

Dot

5 cents 1947 - Dot

Zoell #B177d - Major coin varieties - Third Edition #1 - 1965

Maple Leaf

There's a maple leaf after the date on reverse.

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Mintage

  • 5 cents 1947 : 7 603 724
  • 5 cents 1947 - Dot : Included
  • 5 cents 1947 - Maple Leaf : Included

Specifications - 5 cents 1947

  • Alloy: 100% nickel
  • Weight: 4.54 grams
  • Diameter : 21.3 mm (opposite corners) and 20.87 mm (opposite sides)
  • Engraver: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Designer: Obverse: T. H. Paget, Thomas Shingles, Reverse: Thomas Shingles, G.E. Kruger-Gray
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Magnetism: Magnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↑

Legend

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Notes

  1. The value of a 5 cents 1947 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 1947 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 : Tuesday, March 12, 2013

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