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5 cents 1894

5 cents 1894
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5 cents 1894 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.


Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1894 $7.90$14.70$29.40$49.00$83.70$165$304

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1894 $624$917$1,850$3,000$6,900--

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#2241 5 cents 1894 - Die clash on reverse Dot36


  • 5 cents 1894 : 500,000


  • 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: ↑↓

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 5 cents 1894 circulating coins by major TPG companies. PCGS and NGC specimen coins are included in Mint State grades.



Sources : PCGS : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. CCCS : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. NGC : Pop Report from November 26, 2019. ICCS : Data not available at this time.

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

Last update : Wednesday, March 18, 2020

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