Coin Specifications

Category: Jefferson Five Cents (1938-Date)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 3,514,000
Catalog: KM-192
Obverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Reverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.00 Grams
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
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1939 D 5C MS obverse 1939 D 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

NGC now certifies all 1939 D nickels as either Reverse of 1938 or Reverse of 1940, so descriptions of these coins will be found in the two entries that follow. The tables below refer to 1939 D nickels certified prior to making this distinction.

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1939 D 5C MS
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Base $ 2.88 3.30 3.72 5.10 10.20 10.20 22.20 25.20 28.20 29.90 40.25 46.00 57.50 65.55 74.40 82.50 106 195 - - -
$ - 25.00 28.00 32.00 33.00 45.00 52.00 64.00 73.00 83.00 92.00 119 218 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 529
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 67


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6/21/2000 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 1324, 1324/Lot# 1190 $87.20
1/25/2004 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 1701 $173.00
2/29/2004 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 1850, 1850/Lot# 1052 $187.00
2/21/2005 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #29, 33/Lot# 154 $57.50
12/17/2006 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 2300, 2300/Lot# 1271 $190.40
6/10/2007 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 2379, 2379/Lot# 1181 $145.60
7/29/2008 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Coin Auction #28081, 28081/Lot# 21064 $69.00


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