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1938-S FIVE CENTS

PCGS No: 4002

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 4,105,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: Felix Schlag

Diameter: 21.2 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%

Weight: 5 grams

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco) to the right of the building on the reverse

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated non-Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 18 MS-67's.

The finest Uncirculated Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 2 MS-67's. 

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