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1972-S FIVE CENTS

PCGS Nos: 4205, 84205, 94205 

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 0
Proofs: 3,260,996

Designer: Felix Schlag

Diameter: 21.2 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%

Weight: 5 grams

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: Small "S" (for San Francisco, California) below the date on the obverse

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

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 2 PRCA-68's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 35 PRDC-69's.

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