⚠ Numista is currently facing intermittent slowness and outages due to a peak of traffic. We are working to fix the issue within 1 or 2 weeks. Thank you for your patience and your understanding.
Menu

5 Pfennig - Wilhelm II type 2 - small shield

5 Pfennig - Wilhelm II (type 2 - small shield) -  obverse5 Pfennig - Wilhelm II (type 2 - small shield) -  reverse

© Manxcat

Features

Country Germany - 1871-1948
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1890-1915
Value 5 Pfennig (0.05)
Currency Goldmark (1873-1914)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 2.49 g
Diameter 18 mm
Thickness 1.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 11,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
AKS# 16,
Großer deutscher Münzkatalog von 1800 bis heute
by Paul Arnold, Harald Küthmann, Dirk Steinhilber
(Battenberg)
J# 12,
Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871
by Kurt Jaeger
(Gietl)
Schön DM# 12,
Deutscher Münzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)
Neum# 32
Die Münzen der westpreußischen und baltischen Städte unter polnischer bzw. schwedischer Oberhoheit.
by Erich Neumann
(Köln 1997)

Obverse

Coat of Arms (Imperial eagle with small shield).

Lettering: G G

Reverse

Value and date

Lettering:
• DEUTSCHES REICH 1895 •
5
PFENNIG

Translation:
German Empire
Pfennig

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Mint letter (appears twice below scrollwork at bottom) ADEFGJ =
A-Berlin D-Munich E-Muldenhütten F-Stuttgart G-Karlsruhe J-Hamburg

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1890 A 4,547,959 0.47 0.69 6%
1890 D 2,813,106 0.49 0.98 4%
1890 E 1,318,000 2%
1890 F 1,068,000 2%
1890 G 948,000 1.4%
1890 J 1,629,159 3%
1891 A 6,313,399 0.25 0.76 6%
1891 E 173,160 0.4% rare
1891 F 942,020 1.4%
1891 G 270,935 0.5% rare
1892 A 2,278,602 1.04 4%
1892 D 920,000 0.20 1.4%
1892 E 346,000 0.6% (fr) assez rare
1892 F 464,000 0.6% rare
1892 G 800,000 1.0% (fr) moins courant
1892 J 93,171 0.4% very rare
1893 A 8,571,994 0.28 0.68 7%
1893 D 1,892,328 2%
1893 E 1,148,794 1.7%
1893 F 1,546,244 3%
1893 G 421,862 0.6% rare
1893 J 1,544,185 0.19 2%
1894 A 10,830,195 0.55 0.58 0.58 9%
1894 D 2,812,045 0.64 3%
1894 E 802,000 1.1% (fr) moins courant
1894 F 300,000 1.1% (fr) moins courant
1894 G 280,000 1.1% (fr) moins courant
1894 J 1,634,190 2%
1895 E 686,290 1.2%
1895 F 2,004,546 2%
1895 G 940,213 1.1%
1896 A 1,459,302 1.09 3%
1896 E 658,000 0.9% (fr) assez rare
1896 F 2,009,013 0.97 3%
1896 G 0.19% ultra rare
1896 J 1,633,616 0.65 2%
1897 A 9,390,363 0.32 0.86 9%
1897 D 2,812,084 0.96 3%
1897 E 832,956 1.3%
1897 F 0.3% (fr) N'EXISTE PAS
1897 G 1,220,557 2.0%
1898 A 10,836,205 0.28 0.65 1.34 10%
1898 D 2,812,100 0.27 0.52 4%
1898 E 1,492,410 2%
1898 F 2,006,558 0.86 3%
1898 G 1,220,116 1.8%
1898 J 1,634,510 2%
1899 A 10,833,872 0.17 0.44 1.09 10%
1899 D 2,812,106 3%
1899 E 1,487,740 2%
1899 F 2,005,626 3%
1899 G 1,221,571 1.8%
1899 J 1,633,920 2%
1900 A 18,941,259 0.27 0.97 1.30 15%
1900 D 4,254,348 0.55 5%
1900 E 2,235,690 0.97 3%
1900 F 3,208,895 2.86 2.86 4%
1900 G 2,135,958 0.91 3%
1900 J 2,859,279 0.98 3%
1901 A 8,155,077 0.17 1.04 8%
1901 D 2,779,098 1.64 4%
1901 E 1,492,220 2%
1901 F 1,810,800 1.09 3%
1901 G 914,744 3.76 1.8%
1901 J 1,225,548 2%
1902 A 8,949,124 0.46 0.91 4.44 9%
1902 D 2,812,070 1.09 4%
1902 E 1,120,480 1.8%
1902 F 1,800,000 1.36 4%
1902 G 1,220,044 2%
1902 J 1,636,198 1.20 2%
1903 A 5,932,341 0.37 1.09 6%
1903 D 1,406,083 1.36 3%
1903 E 1,113,800 1.8%
1903 F 1,209,051 2.55 2%
1903 G 610,180 1.2%
1903 J 816,854 1.5%
1904 A 6,791,156 1.15 4.94 7%
1904 D 1,408,137 2%
1904 E 745,630 1.3%
1904 F 1,005,850 1.5%
1904 G 610,370 1.3%
1904 J 817,989 1.2%
1905 A 8,128,692 1.09 1.36 8%
1905 D 2,109,000 3%
1905 E 1,116,932 1.8%
1905 F 1,504,600 0.85 3%
1905 G 914,883 1.4%
1905 J 1,225,684 2%
1906 A 18,970,115 0.36 1.02 1.09 16%
1906 D 4,921,901 0.92 6%
1906 E 2,605,273 3%
1906 F 3,511,607 0.99 5%
1906 G 2,135,598 3%
1906 J 2,859,064 0.36 4%
1907 A 11,929,815 0.30 0.74 1.64 11%
1907 D 2,112,852 0.99 4%
1907 E 1,517,175 2%
1907 F 1,844,722 3%
1907 G 915,075 1.93 3%
1907 J 1,635,543 2.08 3%
1908 A 22,114,293 0.55 1.79 16%
1908 D 4,991,343 1.12 7%
1908 E 2,918,855 4%
1908 F 5,123,897 1.64 4.74 7% overdate variety exists = rare 1908/7
1908 G 3,356,902 2.47 4%
1908 J 3,263,663 1.41 3%
1909 A 5,796,996 1.03 7%
1909 D 2,753,134 1.46 4%
1909 E 983,910 1.8%
1909 F 251,573 1.2% (fr) moins courant
1909 J 1,632,296 3.51 1.9% overdate variety exists 1909/8
1910 A 7,343,617 0.55 1.51 8%
1910 D 2,813,712 1.27 1.27 4%
1910 E 1,290,377 2%
1910 F 1,721,499 1.54 3%
1910 G 1,222,227 2%
1910 J 152,000 0.6% (fr) assez rare
1911 A 15,660,282 0.16 0.55 1.33 15%
1911 D 2,220,563 1.04 4%
1911 E 1,770,000 3%
1911 F 2,714,075 1.64 4%
1911 G 1,833,194 3%
1911 J 3,115,758 1.09 1.38 4%
1912 A 19,320,441 0.21 0.96 0.96 15%
1912 D 4,015,322 0.35 1.09 6%
1912 E 2,568,412 1.04 4%
1912 F 3,679,355 1.00 2.18 5%
1912 G 2,440,126 0.93 4%
1912 J 3,020,000 1.09 4%
1913 A 15,506,668 0.37 0.60 0.75 13%
1913 D 5,518,562 1.17 1.77 7%
1913 E 2,373,018 1.09 2.14 4%
1913 F 2,053,524 1.69 4%
1913 G 1,220,863 3%
1913 J 252,702 3.34 1.0% (fr) assez rare
1914 A 23,604,967 0.14 0.14 0.55 0.97 17%
1914 D 3,014,490 0.78 5%
1914 E 1,710,000 3%
1914 F 2,205,993 0.88 5%
1914 G 1,218,000 0.88 3%
1914 J 3,235,093 1.09 2.44 5%
1915 D 3,515,527 1.09 6%
1915 E 833,976 1.2% (fr) moins courant
1915 F 1,893,583 2%
1915 G 894,639 1.8%
1915 J 1,668,567 5.85 3%

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: Memel, luminatiloti, Hamletmaschine, MK Ultra, maniek666dm, luca69, momo44, jcdelier, dav79, dccoinguy, Eureka, manach, thierryjos, hyac50, Handzumgrus, Stalevar, BjornBelgium, Adil-Pira, numis27, Tomzion, King, bluesrs, Pigé, eleonxam, TheNoob, KAMPDEN, akadotour, elufreca, Friuli, harderreirick, Le Corbeau, pnightingale

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: Lithuania
Languages : English Lithuanian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Brazil
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×14)
Country: Sweden
Languages : English German Dutch Swedish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×2)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 4/54/54/54/54/5 (×6)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English Polish
Feedback: 4/54/54/54/54/5 (×9)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×116)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×86)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×543)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×278)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×371)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×96)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×237)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×43)
Country: Belgium
Languages :
English German Spanish French Dutch Swedish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Brazil
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×161)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×52)
Country: Spain
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×49)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Serbia
Languages : English Croatian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×17)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×9)
Country: Ukraine
Languages :
English Czech German Polish Russian Slovak Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×5)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×590)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Italian Slovenian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×231)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Belarusian Esperanto Russian Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×393)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Italy
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×101)
Country: Canada
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×53)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×365)
Country: United States
Languages : English

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 5 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Germany between 1871 and 1948

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
Catalog Germany - 1871-1948 5 Pfennig - Wilhelm II (type 2 - small shield)