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1938 FIVE CENTS -
JEFFERSON HEAD

PCGS Nos: 4000, 84000, 4175

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 
19,496,000
Proofs: 
19,365

Designer: Felix Schlag

Diameter: 21.2 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%

Weight: 5 grams

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) to the right of the building on the reverse

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated non-Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 16 MS-67's.

The finest Uncirculated Full Step example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 10 PR-68's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service