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1939 5C Reverse of 1940 (Regular Strike)

Series: Jefferson Five Cents 1938-1964

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

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REVERSE COMPARISON

REVERSE COMPARISON

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS #:
94003
Designer:
Felix Schlag
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
21.20 millimeters
Weight:
5.00 grams
Mintage:
120,627,535
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
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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 40,000,000 R-1.0 9 / 68 TIE 12 / 82 TIE
60 or Better 135,000 R-1.9 13 / 68 TIE 16 / 82 TIE
65 or Better 125,000 R-1.9 31 / 68 TIE 36 / 82 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 40,000,000
60 or Better 135,000
65 or Better 125,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.0
60 or Better R-1.9
65 or Better R-1.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 9 / 68 TIE
60 or Better 13 / 68 TIE
65 or Better 31 / 68 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 12 / 82 TIE
60 or Better 16 / 82 TIE
65 or Better 36 / 82 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
Ron Guth:

The 1939 Reverse of 1940 is the predominant reverse of the year and is at least twice as common as the Reverse of 1938. The most frequently seen grade is MS66, where PCGS has certified over 200 examples. The best examples certified by PCGS include nearly two dozen MS67s.