5 Pfennig

5 Pfennig -  obverse5 Pfennig -  reverse

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Features

Issuer 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
Number N# 3022
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 2,
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# 2
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

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

Denomination surrounded by lettering.

Lettering:
DEUTSCHLAND
5
PFENNIG
A

Translation:
GERMANY
5
PFENNIG
A

Engraver: Franz Paul Krischker

Edge

Smooth

5 Pfennig -  obverse

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1948 A 205 072 430 $ 0.30 $ 0.38 $ 0.58 $ 5.11 47% smaller date letters
1949 A $ 0.12 $ 0.44 $ 0.35 $ 0.81 $ 1.28 $ 2.47 53% smaller date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A)
1950 A $ 0.13 $ 0.29 $ 0.74 $ 0.99 40% larger date letters, mintage is shared with 1948 (A) and 1949 (A)

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