1936-S 5C MS65

CERTIFICATION#: 04828724
PCGS#: 3979

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Hall: The 1936-S is common in all grades though in mint state and Gem condition it is the scarcest of the 1936 to 1938 non-variety issues. The strike is usually sharp for a San Francisco Mint Buffalo nickel and luster is typically of the grey brilliant type.

 

Diameter: 21.20 millimeters Designer: James Earle Fraser Edge: Plain
Mintage: 14,930,000 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 22,000 R-2.7 64 / 69 TIE 65 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 6,000 R-3.8 60 / 69 TIE 62 / 72 TIE
65 or Better 4,000 R-4.2 60 / 69 TIE 62 / 72 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade  
1 MS67 PCGS grade  
1 MS67 PCGS grade