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 1952-1953
Value 5 Pfennig (0.05 DDM)
Currency Mark (1948-1990)
Composition Aluminium
Weight 1.1 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 12-31-1970
Number N# 3419
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 6,
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# 6
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Hammer and compass on two wheat stalks symbolizing the alliance of the working class with the toiling peasants and the creative intelligentsia, after the emblem of the Five-Year Plan.

Lettering: 1952

Reverse

Mintmark below PFENNIG

Lettering:
DEUTSCHLAND
5 PFENNIG
E

Translation:
German
5 Pfennig
E

Engraver: Franz Paul Krischker

Edge

Smooth

5 Pfennig -  obverse

Mints

A Berlin, Germany (1280-date)
E Muldenhütten, Germany (1887-1953)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1952 A 113 397 140 $ 0.08 $ 0.58 $ 0.58 $ 1.02 $ 1.09 $ 1.73 76%
1952 E 24 024 000 $ 0.16 $ 0.91 $ 1.29 $ 4.07 $ 5.89 24%
1953 A 40 993 578 $ 0.94 14%
1953 E 28 665 173 $ 1.16 $ 2.12 $ 0.93 19% rare

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