1971-D 5C, FS MS66FS Certification #90047097, PCGS #84087

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

The 1971-D Nickel is a common coin either with or without Full Steps.  PCGS has graded hundreds of Full Step examples, mostly in MS65FS.  The finest 1971-D Nickels certified by PCGS include more than two dozen in MS67FS, but none finer.

Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Designer
Felix Schlag
Edge
Plain
Mintage
316144800
Weight
5.00 grams
Metal Content
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Country
The United States of America
Pop Higher
27
Pop Lower
791
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 158072400 R-1.0 8 / 73 TIE 8 / 73 TIE
All Grades 158072400 R-1.0 8 / 73 TIE 8 / 73 TIE
60 or Better 79036200 R-1.0 8 / 73 TIE 8 / 73 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67FS PCGS grade PCGS #84087 (MS, Full Step)     67
1 MS67FS PCGS grade PCGS #84087 (MS, Full Step)     67

High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS67FS PCGS grade MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade MS67FS PCGS grade
1 MS67FS PCGS grade