Coin Specifications

Category: Jefferson Five Cents (1938-Date)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 3,514,000
Obverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Reverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.0000g
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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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/29/2017

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1939 D 5C MS
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Base $ 2.90 3.30 3.75 5.25 11.00 22.50 26.00 30.00 35.00 45.00 50.00 52.00 55.00 60.00 70.00 135 250 2250 - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 525
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 67

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 4/16/2018 1939 D 5C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------6-1551350198247---525
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Total----------6-1551350198247---525
 ----------1 %-0 %1 %1 %2 %10 %38 %47 %--- 

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Auction Prices Realized

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4/23/1997 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 0939, 939/Lot# 1178 $92.65
4/16/2001 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 1427, 1427/Lot# 1185 $81.75
10/24/2004 NGC MS 67   Teletrade Auction 1952, 1952/Lot# 1067 $165.00
6/27/2005 NGC MS 66   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 43: The Cook Family Collection, 47/Lot# 499 $97.75
5/27/2007 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg May 27-30, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 41/Lot# 309 $63.00
1/5/2011 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(7), 1151/Lot# 13624 $747.50
7/20/2015 NGC   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 30858 $152.75


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1939 5C MS D
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Base69912164159941061231431832012372723204095391173323835923975
791013244771981121301561892132492883504527501861335637200
00000071981121301561892132492883504527501861335600
000000821021171361701952252603043794969622550347400
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 1173
Owner: rockhobby
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 990
Owner: North Country Collectibles LLC
 
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