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LIBERTY HEAD FIVE CENTS (1883-1913)

      

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Date

Mintage for
Circulation

Mintage of
Proofs

Notes

1883
No CENTS

5,474,300

5,219

The word "CENTS" was omitted from the reverse on the first coins, but was added later in the year

1883
With CENTS

16,026,200

6,783

 

1884

11,270,000

3,942

 

1885

1,473,300

3,790

Rare as a non-Proof

1886

3,326,000

4,290

 

1887

15,260,692

2,960

 

1888

10,715,901

4,582

 

1889

15,878,025

3,336

 

1890

16,256,532

2,740

 

1891

16,832,000

2,350

 

1892

11,696,897

2,745

 

1893

13,368,000

2,195

 

1894

5,410,500

2,632

 

1895

9,977,822

2,062

 

1896

8,841,048

1,862

 

1897

20,426,797

1,938

  

1898

12,530,292

1,795

 

1899

26,027,000

2,031

 

1900

27,253,733

2,262

 

1901

26,478,228

1,985

 

1902

31,487,581

2,018

 

1903

28,004,930

1,790

 

1904

21,403,167

1,817

 

1905

29,825,124

2,152

 

1906

38,612,000

1,725

 

1907

39,213,325

1,475

 

1908

22,684,557

1,620

 

1909

11,585,763

4,763

 

1910

30,166,948

2,405

 

1911

39,557,639

1,733

 

1912

26,234,569

2,145

 

1912-D

8,474,000

0

 

1912-S

238,000

0

 

1913

0

5 known

One of the classic American rarities!

 
 

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