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5 Pfennig

Features

Country 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
References KM# 6,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 6
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

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

Engraver: Franz Paul Krischker

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1952 A 113,397,140 0.15 0.54 0.54 0.95 2.46 77%
1952 E 24,024,000 0.88 1.74 24%
1953 A 40,993,578 0.88 14%
1953 E 28,665,173 2.16 18% rare

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