5 Cents - George V

Features

Issuer Newfoundland (Canadian provinces)
King George V (1910-1936)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1912-1929
Value 5 Cents (0.05 NFD)
Currency Dollar (1865-1949)
Composition Silver (.925) (.925 silver, .075 copper)
Weight 1.17 g
Diameter 15.59 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 16037
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 13
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

The portrait of crowned George V, facing left.

Script: Latin

Lettering: GEORGIVS V DEI GRA: REX ET IND: IMP:

Unabridged legend: George V, Dei Gratia Rex, Indiae Imperator

Translation: George V, By the grace of God, King and Emperor of the Indies

Engraver: Edgar Bertram MacKennal

Sir Edgar Bertram Mackennal, KCVO, usually known as Bertram Mackennal, was an Australian sculptor, most famous for designing the coinage and stamps bearing the likeness of King George V. Signature: "BM".

Reverse

Face value and year of issue in the centre, surrounded by a decorative circle.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
NEWFOUNDLAND
5
CENTS
1917

Engraver: George William de Saulles

George William de Saulles was a British medallist. He authored and designed the obverse of coins from the United Kingdom and its colonies under Queen Victoria and Edward VII of the United Kingdom

Edge

Reeded

Mints

Royal Mint (Tower Hill), London, United Kingdom (1810-1975)
C Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa, Canada (1908-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1912  300 000 $ 3.58 $ 3.58 $ 5.32 38%
1912  0.2% Proof
1917 C 300 319 $ 5.08 $ 6.60 $ 8.80 41%
1917 C 0.4% Proof
1919 C 100 844 15%
1919 C 0.2% Proof
1929  300 000 $ 2.72 $ 2.72 $ 3.77 $ 7.72 $ 22 $ 99 47%

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232209
Lot 61432
Internet Archive
Feb 24, 2022 1912 UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 109.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232119
Lot 62329
Internet Archive
May 12, 2021 1917 C UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 180.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George VPicture 1 of a sold 5 Cents - George V
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232048
Lot 64321
Internet Archive
Nov 25, 2020 1929 UNC
(ANACS MS61)
USD 109.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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