1939-D 5C Reverse of 1940 MS66

CERTIFICATION#: 24764486
PCGS#: 94005

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Ron Guth:  The 1939-D Nickel is one of the most popular dates in the series, and the Reverse of 1940 is slightly more rare than the Reverse of 1938 variant, although Full Step exampes are of aproximately equal rarity.  The finest example certified by PCGS is a single MS67+FS.

Diameter: 21.20 millimeters Designer: Felix Schlag Edge: Plain
Mintage: 3,514,000 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 685,000 R-1.4 6 / 68 TIE 9 / 82 TIE
60 or Better 115,000 R-1.9 13 / 68 TIE 16 / 82 TIE
65 or Better 100,000 R-2.0 28 / 68 TIE 32 / 82 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS69 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade  
2 MS67 PCGS grade