5 Pence small type

5 Pence (small type) -  obverse5 Pence (small type) -  reverse

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Features

Country Ireland
Period Republic (1937-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1992-2000
Value 5 Pence (0.05 IEP)
Currency Pound (decimalized, 1971-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 3.25 g
Diameter 18.5 mm
Thickness 1.67 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 02-09-2002
References KM# 28,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Sp# 6707,
  • Emma Howard (editor); 2020. Coins of England & the United Kingdom: Pre-Decimal Issues (55th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781912667536.
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Schön# 27
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
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Obverse

Irish harp with the country name to the left and the date to the right

Lettering: éIRe 1998

Translation: Ireland 1998

Reverse

The value below the bull facing right

Lettering: 5P

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Irish Mint, Dublin, Ireland

Comments

Reduced size: 18.5mm. Varieties exist.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1992  74,526,000 0.60 0.13 0.24 0.30 0.24 0.69 41%
1993  89,109,000 0.14 0.37 0.30 0.28 0.26 0.55 42%
1994  31,058,000 0.17 0.36 0.60 0.51 18%
1995  14,667,000 0.42 0.39 10%
1996  158,546,000 0.14 0.12 0.19 0.28 0.96 0.60 44%
1998  63,247,000 0.26 0.27 0.25 0.60 17%
2000  58,000,000 0.29 0.32 0.30 4.27 15%

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