5 Reichspfennig military coinage

5 Reichspfennig (military coinage) -  obverse 5 Reichspfennig (military coinage) -  reverse

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Country Germany - 1871-1948
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1940-1941
Value 5 Reichspfennig (0.05 RM)
Metal Zinc
Weight 2.5 g
Diameter 19.2 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round with a hole
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized yes
References KM# 98, AKS# 904, Schön# 1, J# 618
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Großer deutscher Münzkatalog von 1800 bis heute
by Paul Arnold, Harald Küthmann, Dirk Steinhilber
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)
Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871
by Kurt Jaeger


Large swastika in centre, pierced by hole
NOTE: Circulated only in occupied territories.

Lettering: Reichskreditkassen 19 A 40

Engraver: Hans Herbert Schweitzer


Eagle head above centre hole, denomination below

Lettering: R 5 Pf

Engraver: Hans Herbert Schweitzer



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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1940 A 11,310,763 33.49
1940 B 3,020,340 very rare
1940 D 7,682,000 rare
1940 E 2,445,150 very rare
1940 F 1,798,461 very rare
1940 G 1,247,492 ultra rare
1940 J 1,678,000 very rare
1941 A 10,670,418 very rare
1941 F 2,049,590 ultra rare

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