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5 cents 1898

5 cents 1898
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5 cents 1898 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.

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1898 $5.50$13.40$24.50$34.30$56.10$124$248

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1898 $457$729$1,210$1,750-$2,180-

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Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varieties
#1469 5 cents 1898 - Die crack near a leaf on reverse Liizice
#1467 5 cents 1898 - Die crack on the A of Regina Liizice
#1466 5 cents 1898 - Die crack on the first A of Canada Liizice
#1468 5 cents 1898 - Die crack on the T of Victoria Liizice
#1465 5 cents 1898 - Repunched 8 Liizice

Mintage

  • 5 cents 1898 : 580,000

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: ↑↓

Population Report

The Population Report below shows the census of certified 5 cents 1898 circulating coins by major TPG companies. PCGS and NGC specimen coins are included in Mint State grades.

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TPGTotalBS-1FR-2AG-3G-4G-6VG-8VG-10F-12F-15VF-20VF-25VF-30VF-35EF-40EF-45AU-50AU-53AU-55AU-58MS-60MS-61MS-62MS-63MS-64MS-65MS-66MS-67MS-68MS-69MS-70
PCGS96000000000030378528100316813361000
CCCS5000000113610015063201000110000000
NGC76000000010800097916916963010000
Total1460000011461831532218163151919261516371000

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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