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5 Pence large type

5 Pence (large type) -  obverse5 Pence (large type) -  reverse

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Features

Country Ireland
Period Republic (1937-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1969-1990
Value 5 Pence (0.05 IEP)
Currency Pound (decimalized, 1971-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5.66 g
Diameter 23.6 mm
Thickness 1.7 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 22,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Sp# 6706
  • Emma Howard (editor); 2020. Coins of England & the United Kingdom: Pre-Decimal Issues (55th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781912667536.
  • Geoff Kitchen (editor); 2020. Coins of England & the United Kingdom: Decimal Issues (6th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom. ISBN 9781912667215.

Obverse

Irish harp with the date to the right and the country name to the left

Lettering: éire 1969

Translation: Ireland 1969

Reverse

The value above a bull facing right

Lettering: 5p

Translation: 5 pence

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

Edge

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1969  5,000,000 0.23 0.33 1.16 14%
1970  10,000,000 0.06 0.23 0.58 0.81 23%
1971  8,000,000 0.29 0.26 0.41 19%
1971  50,000 0.7% Proof
1974  7,000,000 0.22 0.47 15%
1975  10,000,000 0.12 0.24 0.87 17%
1976  20,616,000 0.12 0.12 0.24 0.27 0.67 29%
1978  28,536,000 0.12 0.24 0.70 0.72 34%
1980  22,190,000 0.12 0.28 0.44 24%
1982  24,404,000 0.29 0.29 0.58 0.31 1.05 23%
1985  4,202,000 4%
1986  15,298,000 0.17 0.30 10%
1986  6,750 0.2% Proof
1990  7,547,000 4%

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