1957 5C (Proof)

Series: Jefferson Five Cents 1938-1964

PCGS PR68

PCGS PR68

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PCGS PR68

PCGS PR68

PCGS PR68

PCGS PR68

PCGS #:
4189
Designer:
Felix Schlag
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
21.20 millimeters
Weight:
5.00 grams
Mintage:
1,247,952
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 885,000 R-1.2 18 / 22 19 / 23
60 or Better 885,000 R-1.2 19 / 22 20 / 23
65 or Better 650,000 R-1.4 19 / 22 TIE 20 / 23 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 885,000
60 or Better 885,000
65 or Better 650,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.2
60 or Better R-1.2
65 or Better R-1.4
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 18 / 22
60 or Better 19 / 22
65 or Better 19 / 22 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 19 / 23
60 or Better 20 / 23
65 or Better 20 / 23 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR69 PCGS grade
1 PR69 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
3 PR68 PCGS grade
#1 PR69 PCGS grade
#1 PR69 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
#3 PR68 PCGS grade
Jaime Hernandez:

The 1957 Proof Jefferson Nickel can be obtained up to about PR67 grades with minimal efforts. In PR68 condition it is much scarcer and tougher to find. Anything grading higher than PR69 is almost unheard of. Overall, it should be fairly easy to find a nice example of this issue.