General

Country
United States Flag: United States of America
Denomination
5 cents
Value
0.05 United States dollar (USD)
Dates
AD1883 - 1913

Physical

Shape
Circle
Mass
5.00 g
Diameter
21.21 mm
Thickness
1.65 mm
Composition
75% Cu, 25% Ni
Color
Gray/Black/Silver Gray/Black/Silver
Magnetic
No

Design

Orientation
Coin (↑ ↓)
Edge
Plain/smooth

References

Wikipedia
Liberty Head nickel
Krause
KM# 112
Numista
3683
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