Coin Specifications

Category: Jefferson Five Cents (1938-Date)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 55,416,000
Catalog: KM-A192
Obverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Reverse Designer: Felix Schlag
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.0000g
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1960 5C MS obverse 1960 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Most 1960(P) nickels are of so-so quality, though they are generally superior in both luster and strike to 1960 D nickels. Some may be faintly prooflike, and these were most likely struck from retired proof dies. Coins having any degree of sharp steps are rare.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/4/2015

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1960 5C MS
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Base $ 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.18 0.21 0.25 0.75 3.00 12.00 95.00 - - - -
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1960 5C MS Five Full Steps
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - 225 750 2000 - - - - -
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1960 5C MS Six Full Steps
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 384
Low Grade: 55
Average Grade: 65
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
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Sale / Lot
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1/17/2005 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2005 Fort Lauderdale, FL (FUN) Bullet Sale #361, 361/Lot# 714 $460.00
1/15/2007 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 122, 127/Lot# 305 $4.60
4/30/2007 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 2361, 2361/Lot# 2132 $106.40
6/29/2014 NGC MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 177175 $12.00
10/12/2014 NGC MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/12/2014, 190/Lot# 96280 $40.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1960 5C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333333334554637294186
33333333333333317485766791250
000000333333333174857667900
000000333333333315160698700
1960 5C MS Prooflike
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Base333333333333333350591025637251138
3333333333333331953732566178630
00000033333333319537325661700
00000033333333334568840967100
1960 5C MS Five Full Steps
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333333674743246426432831302933664593
33333333333332276971317252427062897314137750
00000033333332276971317252427062897314100
00000033333334507201890258327682963325400
1960 5C MS Six Full Steps
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333333333337852015028822197579263348258
333333333333145312430162913203395597369750
000000333333145312430162913203395597300
000000333333266916240275517594594615300
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 745
Owner: 23pairer
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 63
Owner: HuD
 
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