5 Pfennig Bank of German States

5 Pfennig (Bank of German States) -  obverse5 Pfennig (Bank of German States) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Federal Republic of Germany
Period Federal Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1949
Value 5 Pfennig (0.05 DEM)
Currency Deutsche Mark (1948-2001)
Composition Brass clad steel
Weight 3 g
Diameter 18.5 mm
Thickness 1.7 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 31 December 2001
Number N# 3424
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 102,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
J# 377,
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2019. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (26th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Schön# 100
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

An oak seedling, the issuer name above, and the date below

Script: Latin

Lettering:
BANK DEUTSCHER LÄNDER
1949

Translation:
Bank of German States
1949

Reverse

Denomination between two rye stalks

Script: Latin

Lettering:
J
5
PFENNIG

Edge

Smooth. Brass plating partly stretched over steel core, orientation is random.

Mints

D Munich, Germany (1158-date)
F Staatliche Münze Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany (1374-date)
G Staatliche Münze Baden-Württemberg, Karlsruhe, Germany (1827-date)
J Hamburgische Münze, Germany (801-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1949 D 60 026 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.18 $ 0.26 $ 0.64 $ 1.02 44%
1949 D 0.5% Proof
1949 F 66 081 999 $ 0.10 $ 0.15 $ 0.26 $ 0.57 $ 0.75 42%
1949 F 250 0.6% Proof
1949 G 57 356 000 $ 0.08 $ 0.10 $ 0.21 $ 0.63 $ 2.09 39%
1949 J 68 977 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.10 $ 0.15 $ 0.64 $ 0.74 43%
1949 J 0.7% Proof

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