1938-S 5C, FS MS66FS

CERTIFICATION#: 19475525
PCGS#: 84002

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Ron Guth:  The 1938-S Nickel is scace as a date, thanks to a low mintage, and Full Step examples are tough to find.  The best examples certified by PCGS include six in MS67FS.

Diameter: 21.20 millimeters Designer: Felix Schlag Edge: Plain
Mintage: 4,105,000 Weight: 5.00 grams Metal Content: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 27,000 R-2.7 19 / 65 TIE 22 / 79 TIE
60 or Better 27,000 R-2.7 19 / 65 TIE 22 / 79 TIE
65 or Better 12,000 R-2.9 22 / 65 TIE 25 / 79 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67FS PCGS grade High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)
1 MS67FS PCGS grade

Stack's/Bowers 6/2013:1146, $5,288

1 MS67FS PCGS grade  
1 MS67FS PCGS grade  
1 MS67FS PCGS grade