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5 Pfennig

5 Pfennig -  obverse 5 Pfennig -  reverse

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Features

Country German Democratic Republic
(Germany)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1948-1950
Value 5 Pfennig (0.05 DDM)
Metal Aluminium
Weight 1.1 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.50 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-1970
References KM# 2, Schön# 2
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
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
1948 A 205,072,430 0.23 0.67 0.78 smaller date letters
1949 A 0.21 0.34 0.78 smaller date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A)
1950 A 0.20 0.56 0.83 larger date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A) and 1949 (A)

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.

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