1953-S 5C, FS MS64FS

CERTIFICATION#: 21263865
PCGS#: 84051

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

Jaime Hernandez: For Jefferson Nickels from 1938 to 1960, the 1953-S Jefferson Nickel is the most difficult coin to find with Full Steps characteristics.

Diameter: 21.20 millimeters Designer: Felix Schlag Edge: Plain
Mintage: 19,210,900 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 9,000 R-3.2 8 / 65 10 / 79
60 or Better 9,000 R-3.2 8 / 65 10 / 79
65 or Better 1,000 R-5.0 5 / 65 6 / 79

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66FS PCGS grade
2 MS65+FS PCGS grade
3 MS65FS PCGS grade High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)
4 MS64FS PCGS grade
4 MS64FS PCGS grade