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5 Pfennig

5 Pfennig -  obverse5 Pfennig -  reverse

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Features

Country German Democratic Republic
(Germany)
Period Republic (1948-1990)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1948-1950
Value 5 Pfennig (0.05 DDM)
Currency Mark (1948-1990)
Composition Aluminium
Weight 1.1 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.50 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-1970
References KM# 2,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 2
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

An ear of wheat up front and a gear wheel in the back, symbolizing the alliance between the industrial worker and farmer, in accordance with the emblem of the Two-Year Plan.

Lettering: 1948

Engraver: Franz Paul Krischker

Reverse

Value.
NOTE: Mint letter (below PFENNIG) A = Berlin

Lettering: DEUTSCHLAND 5 PFENNIG A

Engraver: Franz Paul Krischker

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1948 A 205,072,430 0.17 0.78 0.78 6.14 47% smaller date letters
1949 A 0.23 0.39 0.78 1.45 52% smaller date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A)
1950 A 0.23 0.90 0.90 40% larger date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A) and 1949 (A)

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