1939 FIVE CENTS
PCGS Nos: 4003, 84003, 4176
Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 120,615,000
Proofs: 12,535
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 nonFull Step "Rev. 1938" examples graded by PCGS are
21 MS67's.
The finest Uncirculated Full Step "Rev. 1938" examples graded by PCGS are
16 MS67's.
The finest Uncirculated
nonFull Step "Rev. 1940" examples graded by PCGS are 8 MS67's.
The finest Uncirculated
Full Step "Rev. 1940" examples graded by PCGS are 5 MS67's.
The finest Uncirculated nonFull Step "Doubled Monticello"
examples graded by PCGS are 3 MS67's.
The finest Uncirculated Full Step "Doubled Monticello" examples
graded by PCGS are 6 MS66's.
The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 6 PR68's.
The finest Proof "Rev. 1940" examples graded by PCGS are 7 PR67's.
Sources and recommended
reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service
