Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Head Five Cents (1883-1913)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 29,825,124
Catalog: KM-112
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.00 Grams
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
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1905 5C MS obverse 1905 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

With a generous mintage, examples of this date are plentiful across all grades through MS 65. The usual caveats apply with respect to seeking a coin that is well struck and displays pleasing luster.

Varieties include a few repunched dates and a pair of misplaced date obverses having remnants of numerals hidden within the denticles below the date.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/25/2014

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1905 5C MS
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Base $ 2.00 2.75 4.50 13.75 32.00 32.00 60.00 62.50 65.00 77.50 85.00 90.00 100.00 150 220 515 1100 - - - -
$ 35.00 64.00 67.50 70.00 82.50 90.00 100.00 110 165 245 790 3165 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 846
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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9/23/2007 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 1187 $195.50
12/3/2008 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 2621, 2621/Lot# 1111 $517.50
3/24/2013 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131314/Lot# 20992 $193.88
10/6/2013 PCGS MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 772, 781/Lot# 776 $148.75
6/8/2014 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131424/Lot# 26066 $110.45
7/6/2014 PCGS MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 182048 $138.00
7/11/2014 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3490, 6041/Lot# 20120 $44.65


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