1942-S FIVE CENTS
PCGS Nos: 4017, 84017
Circulation strikes: 32,900,000
Designer: Felix Schlag
Diameter: 21.2 millimeters
Copper - 56%
Silver - 35%
Manganese - 9%
Weight: 5 grams
Mintmark: "S" (for
San Francisco) above the building on the reverse
The finest Uncirculated non-Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 46 MS-67's.
The finest Uncirculated Full Step examples graded by PCGS are 6 MS-67's.
Sources and recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service