Coin Specifications

Category: Jefferson Five Cents (1938-Date)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 32,309,000
Obverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Reverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Composition: Copper-Silver-Manganese
Fineness: 0.3500
Weight: 5.0000g
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
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1944 D 5C MS obverse 1944 D 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

1944 D nickels were quite well, with sharp strikes and nice luster. This is another excellent type coin entry for the wartime composition.

Like most "war nickels" this issue is rich in repunched mintmark varieties, all of them rather minor.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/4/2015

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1944 D 5C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 1.25 1.30 1.45 1.80 2.00 2.25 3.20 3.75 4.25 5.50 6.00 7.00 8.75 16.00 25.00 35.00 75.00 3350 - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 45.00 160 -
1944 D 5C MS Six Full Steps
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 35.00 70.00 100.00 265 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1944 D 5C MS Five Full Steps
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 23.00 35.00 65.00 230 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 50.00 75.00 400 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 6259
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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6/29/2003 PCGS MS 66   Five Full Steps Teletrade Auction 1745, 1745/Lot# 1190 $47.00
4/11/2005 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #34, 38/Lot# 139 $16.10
5/28/2006 PCGS MS 67   Five Full Steps Goldberg May 28-31, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 36/Lot# 140 $437.00
10/24/2006 PCGS MS 67   Five Full Steps Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Coin Auction #26105, 26105/Lot# 13235 $149.50
9/9/2012 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/09/2012, 39/Lot# 47123 $15.00
6/16/2014 NGC MS 66   Five Full Steps Stack's Bowers iAuciton 3486, 6035/Lot# 20177 $45.83
6/29/2014 NGC MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 101492 $25.00
9/18/2016 PCGS MS 67   Five Full Steps Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131639/Lot# 27835 $423.00
5/7/2017 PCGS MS 67   Five Full Steps Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131720/Lot# 25364 $119.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1944 5C MS D Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base336699991216162828324172115155320331736794067
34679991013162028293551861282101319343838080
00000091013162028293551861282101319343800
000000911151624283138621011422652318355800
1944 5C MS D Five Full Steps
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3366999121620283745548194143255684331736794067
3467991013172331404863851101803981562343838080
0000001013172331404863851101803981562343800
0000001115192534425172901272185412439355800
1944 5C MS D Six Full Steps
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base669912121216202837455463102143272366754346838434243
67910121213172331404857761161863034951659359339760
00000013172331404857761161863034951659359300
00000015192534425160891292293356252563371800
1944 5C MS D
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33336666912122020243263102143288317235213897
3334666710121520212742761161911249328836460
0000006710121520212742761161911249328800
0000006811121720232953891292402211340500
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Grade: MS 68
Points: 3172
Owner: wxman_slaw
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 2211
Owner: lehigh96
 
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