5 Mark Johannes Brahms

5 Mark (Johannes Brahms) -  obverse5 Mark (Johannes Brahms) -  reverse

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Issuer German Democratic Republic (Germany)
Period Republic (1948-1990)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1972
Value 5 Mark (5 DDM)
Currency Mark (1948-1990)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 9.7 g
Diameter 29 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 2558
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References KM# 36,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 41,
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.
J# 1540,
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2019. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (26th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
AKS# 807
Paul Arnold, Harald Küthmann, Dirk Steinhilber; 2020. Großer deutscher Münzkatalog von 1800 bis heute (35th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.

Commemorative issue

75th Anniversary of the Death of Johannes Brahms


Emblem of the GDR

Script: Latin

* 1972 5 MARK *


A stave with some music notes

Script: Latin


Engraver: A. Bertram


Smooth with Face value (repeated many times) and little stars

Lettering: 5 MARK * 5 MARK * 5 MARK * 5 MARK *

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1972  100 366 $ 11 $ 17 100% KM#36.1
1972  1.1% KM#36.2 (error: Double edge inscription)

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