1961 FIVE CENTS
PCGS Nos: 4069, 84069, 4193,
Circulation strikes: 73,640,100
Designer: Felix Schlag
Diameter: 21.2 millimeters
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%
Weight: 5 grams
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) to the right of the building on the reverse
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The finest Uncirculated non-Full Step example graded by PCGS is a
The finest Uncirculated Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 8 MS-65's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS is a single PR-69.
The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 15 PR-69's.
The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 10 PR-69's.
Sources and recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service