Are there any rare 5 cent coins?

A coin collector has revealed a unique 5-cent piece from a rare batch that could generate exceptional value. … He looked into the mintage from 1972 and discovered only 8.3million 5-cent coins were produced compared to 48.8million the year after, making them extremely rare.

How much is a 1985 5c worth?

Krause number KM# 84
Country South Africa
Denomination 5 cents
Currency rate 0.05 ZAR = 0.003 USD
Year 1985

What are 5 cent coins worth?

You can buy heavily circulated coins like these with ease for about 25 cents per coin or less. War Nickels (1942-1945) – Most Jefferson nickels are just worth face value. The exceptions are the nickels from 1942 to 1945 that have the mint mark above Monticello on the reverse of coins.

How much is a 1972 $0.05 coin worth?

Brad managed to locate a 5c piece from 1972 which he says, depending on the condition, could fetch up to $200.

How much is a 1990 r1 coin worth?

Krause number KM# 141
Currency rate 1 ZAR = 0.06 USD
Year 1990
Subject End of Pieter Willem Botha’s Presidency /SUID-AFRIKA – SOUTH AFRICA/
Period Republic of South Africa (1961 – 2022)

What is the South African 5 cent coin made of?

Additional information
Location South Africa
Composition material copper plated steel
Colour copper
Text 5c, Aforika Borwa, Afrika Borwa, Afrika Dzonga, Afurika Tshipembe, iNingizimu Afrika, Isewula Afrika, Ningizimu Afrika, South Africa, Suid Afrika, uMzantsi Afrika
Object Republic of South Africa coat of arms

What is on a 5 cent Australian coin?

The reverse of the 5 cent coin features an image of an echidna. Designed by Stuart Devlin, it has not changed since 1966. The coin is made of 75% copper and 25% nickel. It is circular in shape, and has a milled edge.

What is a flamingo 5 cent coin?

A 2001 five cent with the difficult to find the reverse ‘flamingo’ variety. This is the large die break running from the left of the loop of the number 5 of the reverse which when turned upside down makes the 5 look like a flamingo (sort of). Graded by PCGS as AU55.

Which Australian coins are valuable?

Australia’s rarest coin, the 1930 penny proof, sold for $225,000 in 1998.

Check your loose change drawer for these minting faults that could earn you a nice chunk of change.
  • 2007 double obverse five cent coin. …
  • 2000 mule variation double ringed $1 coin. …
  • 2001 federation upset error. …
  • 2000 incuse flag Millennium 50 cent coin.

How do I know if my old coins are valuable?

Look for Errors

Even slight differences can make a coin more valuable than its face value. Look for die breaks and missing elements. Pay special attention to the words and edges of images. Look for strike mistakes such as doubling, breaks or missing sections.

How much is a 1979 5 cent coin worth?

My collection
1979 $ 0.18
1979 D $ 0.19
1979 S $ 0.96

What is a 2007 5 cent coin worth?

My collection
2007 D $ 0.29
2007 P $ 0.26
2007 S $ 2.02

Is there an app to identify coins?

Coinoscope mobile app makes coin identification and valuation easy – just snap a picture of a coin with your phone camera and the app will show you a list of similar coins. Fast and accurate. A must-have tool for every coin collector and numismatist!

What is the best way to sell old coins?

Best places to sell coins online
  1. Only 5% to sell. No listing fee.
  2. Heritage Auctions 10% fee. Consignment program.
  3. Ebay 12.35% + $. 030 fee, plus listing fees. …
  4. Apmex Well known. But won’t pay until after you’ve shipped your coins.
  5. Modern Coin Mart Won’t pay you until after you’ve sent them your coins.

Where can I get a penny appraised?

You can get an appraisal of the more valuable coins in your collection from a dealer authorized by the PCGS; find members in your area at