1942-P FIVE CENTS
PCGS Nos: 4016, 84016, 4180,
Circulation strikes: 57,873,000
Designer: Felix Schlag
Diameter: 21.2 millimeters
Copper - 56%
Silver - 35%
Manganese - 9%
Weight: 5 grams
(for Philadelphia) above the building on the reverse
The finest Uncirculated non-Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 64 MS-67's.
The finest Uncirculated Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 23 MS-67's.
The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-69.
The finest Proof Cameo
example graded by PCGS is a single PRCA-66.
The finest Uncirculated
Proof Deep Cameo example graded by PCGS is a single PRDC-66.
Sources and recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service