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US Jefferson Nickel 5 cents

 

 

Jefferson Nickel - Mint mark to right side

 

US coin 5 cents 1954

 

Face value: 5 cents ($0.05)
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter 21.2 mm.
Weight 5 g.

Minted:
1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Reverse: Monticello building, mintmark to right side
Reverse legend: FIVE CENTS / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / MONTICELLO

Obverse: Jefferson left
Obverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY 1958

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#192

 

Price for coin in UNC condition - approximate $1 before 1960 and less than $1 later

 

 

 

Jefferson Nickel - Mint mark above, modified composition

 

US coin 5 cents 1942

 

Face value: 5 cents ($0.05)
Composition: billon (copper-manganese-silver 0.350)
Diameter 21.2 mm.
Weight 5 g.

Minted:
1942, 1943, 1944, 1945

Reverse: Monticello building, mintmark above
Reverse legend: FIVE CENTS / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / MONTICELLO

Obverse: Jefferson left
Obverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY 1942

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#192a

 

Price for coin in VF condition - $5-10 

 

 

Jefferson Nickel - Large facing portrait

 

US coin 5 cents 2009

 

Face value: 5 cents ($0.05)
Composition: billon (copper-manganese-silver 0.350)
Diameter 21.2 mm.
Weight 5 g.

Minted:
2006 to date

Reverse: Monticello building, enhanced design
Reverse legend: FIVE CENTS / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / MONTICELLO

Obverse: Jefferson large facing portrait
Obverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY 1942

Edge: Plain

Number in Krause catalog: KM#381

 

Price for coin in UNC condition - $0.05-0.10