1938-D 5C Jefferson, FS MS65FS

CERTIFICATION#: 04024424
PCGS#: 84001

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Ron Guth: The 1938-D Jefferson Nickel is considered a semi-key date because of its low mintage. Full Step examples are scarce, but can be found without too much difficulty in MS65 and MS66.  In MS67FS, the population drops significantly, and none have been graded higher by PCGS.

Diameter: 21.20 millimeters Designer: Felix Schlag Edge: Plain
Mintage: 5,376,000 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 65,000 R-2.3 37 / 65 TIE 45 / 79 TIE
60 or Better 65,000 R-2.3 37 / 65 TIE 45 / 79 TIE
65 or Better 30,000 R-2.7 30 / 65 TIE 35 / 79 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade