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1938-D 5C Jefferson, FS (Regular Strike)

Series: Jefferson Five Cents 1938-1964

PCGS MS68FS

PCGS MS68FS

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PCGS MS68FS

PCGS MS68FS

PCGS MS68FS

PCGS MS68FS

PCGS #:
84001
Designer:
Felix Schlag
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
21.20 millimeters
Weight:
5.00 grams
Mintage:
5,376,000
Mint:
Denver
Metal:
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Major Varieties

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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

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
Survival Estimate
All Grades 65,000
60 or Better 65,000
65 or Better 30,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-2.3
60 or Better R-2.3
65 or Better R-2.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 37 / 65 TIE
60 or Better 37 / 65 TIE
65 or Better 30 / 65 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 45 / 79 TIE
60 or Better 45 / 79 TIE
65 or Better 35 / 79 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67FS PCGS grade PCGS #84001 (MS, Full Step)     67
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade
PCGS #84001 (MS, Full Step)     67 #1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
#1 MS67FS PCGS grade
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.