Old 5 Paise Coin Value or Five Paisa in India Price

One of the former denomination of Indian Rupee is 5 paise.  It is Equal to 1/20 of Indian Rupee. In 1957 5 Naya Paisa coins were introduced. The term Naya was dropped the denomination is called as paise. These five paise coins were minted from 1964 to 1984.

* Price based on market averages

The history of the 5 paise coin is quite fascinating. It was first introduced in 1964 and was in circulation until 2011 when it was demonetized. The coin featured the bust of Lion Capital of Ashoka on one side and the denomination value on the other. Over the years, due to inflation and the phasing out of the coin, its value and demand have increased among collectors.

Many people are curious about the current value of the old 5 paise coin in today's market. The value of these coins varies depending on their condition, rarity, and demand among collectors. Some old 5 paise coins can be worth a few rupees, while rarer pieces in good condition can fetch higher prices.

Collectors and numismatists often seek out these coins to add to their collections, driving up the value of the more unique and well-preserved pieces. Online marketplaces and coin collectors' forums are great places to gauge the current value and demand for old 5 paise coins.

If you happen to stumble upon any old 5 paise coins, it's worth considering their value before discarding them. Who knows, you might have a rare piece in your possession that could fetch a good price in the market.

The old 5 paise coin may no longer be in circulation, but its legacy lives on through the collectors community. It's a small piece of history that continues to intrigue and fascinate many.

5 Naya Paisa

Five Naya paise coins were minted by Indian government during the year of 1957 to 1963. It is minted in the Mumbai. Total amount of coin minted were 4,294,967,295.  These coin were minted in the alloy of copper - nickel. Its weight is about 4.0 grams, diameter is about 22mm and thickness is about 1.67mm. These coins have are minted in quadrangular shape and smooth edge.

Reverse : Value and Year

Five Naye Paise Reverse : Value and Year 1957

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

5 Naye Paisa Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

Period : 1957 to 1963

Composition: Copper - Nickel.

Value: 5 Paisa (0.05 INR)

Weight : 4.0 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 1.67mm

Shape : Quadrangular

Year : 1957

Calcutta Mint Price : F: 20 to 25 VF : 35 to 45 XF: 50 to 60 UNC: 70 to 90

Mumbai Mintage : 22,72,10,000

Mumbai Mint Price: F: 15 to 20 VF : 25 to 30 XF: 40 to 45 UNC: 50 to 60

Year : 1958

Calcutta Mint : F: 5 to 10 VF : 11 to 15 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai Mint : F: 5 to 10 VF : 11 to 15 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1959

Calcutta Mint : VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai Mint : VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1960

Calcutta Mint : VF : 15 to 18 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai Mint : VF : 15 to 18 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1961

Calcutta Mint : VF : 12 to 18 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai VF : : VF : 12 to 18 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1962

Calcutta VF : Price : F: 3 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai VF : Price : F: 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1963

Calcutta VF : : F: 3 to 10 VF : 11 to 15 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Mumbai VF : :F: 3 to 10 VF : 11 to 15 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Old Five or 5 Paisa Coins in India

Five Paisa coins were minted by Indian government during the year of 1961 to 1984. Total Number of coins minted were 4,924,011,110. During the year of 1964-1966 these coins were minted in the alloy of copper Nickel. In the year of 1967-1984 5 paisa coins were minted in the alloy of aluminum. Five coins were minted in the form of Aluminum-magnesium in the year of 1984-1994.

Period : 1964 to 1966

Composition: Copper - Nickel.

Value: 5 Paisa (0.05 INR)

Weight : 4.0 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 2.2mm

Shape : Quadrangular

Year : 1964

Calcutta VF : 1 to 2 : F: 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 40

Mumbai VF : 1 to 5 : F: 7 to 15 VF : 17 to 22 XF: 25 UNC: 50 to 60

Hyderabad VF : 5 to :10 F: 30 to 40 VF : 60 to 70 XF: 90 to 100 UNC: 120 to 140

Year : 1965

Calcutta VF : F: 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 27 to 35

Mumbai VF : F: 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 27 to 32

(Old Rare 5 paise coin) Hyderabad VF : : VF : 350 to 400 XF: 550 to 600 UNC: 800 to 900

Year : 1966

(Rare coin) Calcutta F: 100 to 125 VF : 150 to 175 XF: 200 to 225 UNC: 250 to 275

(Rare coin) Mumbai F : 200 : VF : 250 XF: 350 UNC: 550

Cost of 5 Paisa Coins 1967 to 1984

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

Reverse : Value and Year

Period : 1967 to 1971

Composition: Aluminum

5 paise in rupees : (0.05 Indian Rupee)

Weight : 1.5 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 2.2 mm

Shape : Quadrangular

Year : 1967

Calcutta F : 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Mumbai F : 5 to 10 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Hyderabad F : 10 to 15 VF : 20 to 25 XF: 30 to 40 UNC: 60 to 75

Year: 1968

Reverse : Value and Year

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

Calcutta F : 5 to 7 VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Mumbai F : 5 to 7 VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad F : 5 to 7 VF : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1969

(Rare ) Mumbai VF : : VF : 150 XF: 200 UNC: 250

Year : 1970

5 Paise 1970 coin Price

Mumbai VF : : VF : 30 XF: 60 UNC: 90

Calcutta VF : : VF : 30 XF: 60 UNC: 90

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 30 XF: 60 UNC: 90

Year : 1971

Mumbai VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Cost of 5 Paise Old Coins in India 1972 to 1984

Period : 1972 to 1984

Composition: Aluminum

Value: 5Paise (0.05 INR)

Weight : 1.53 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 2.0 mm

Shape : Square

Year : 1972

5 paise coin value

Calcutta F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Mumbai F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Hyderabad F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Year : 1973

Calcutta F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Mumbai F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Hyderabad F :1 to 5 : VF : 10 to 15 XF: 20 to 22 UNC: 25 to 30

Year: 1974

Calcutta V : 5 to 7 : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Mumbai V : 5 to 7 : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad V : 5 to 7 : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1975

Old 5Paise Coin Price

(Rare) Calcutta V : 75 to 100 : VF : 125 XF: 250 UNC: 550

Mumbai V : 5 to 10 : VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Hyderabad V : 5 to 10 : VF : 15 to 17 XF: 20 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

Year : 1976

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Mumbai VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 20 XF: 25 UNC: 30

Year : 1977

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Mumbai VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1978

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Mumbai VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1979

Mumbai VF : : VF : 20 XF: 25 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 20 XF: 25 UNC: 30

Five Paisa coin 1980

Year : 1980

Calcutta VF : : VF : 125 XF: 225 UNC: 350

Mumbai V : 5 to 10 : VF : 12 to 15 XF: 17 to 20 UNC: 25 to 30

Hyderabad V : 5 to 10 : VF : 12 to 15 XF: 17 to 20 UNC: 25 to 30

Year : 1981

Calcutta V : 5 to 10 : VF : 12 to 15 XF: 17 to 20 UNC: 25 to 30

Hyderabad V : 5 to 10 : VF : 12 to 15 XF: 17 to 20 UNC: 25 to 30

Year : 1982

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Mumbai VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1983

Calcutta VF : : VF : 20 XF: 30 UNC: 60

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Year : 1984

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 25

Five or 5 Paise 1984 to 1994 Aluminum-magnesium

Period : 1984

Composition: Aluminum-magnesium

Value: 5 Paisa (0.05 INR)

Weight : 1.5 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 2.2 mm

Shape : Quadrangular

Year: 1984

Reverse : Value and Year

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

(Rare) Calcutta VF : : VF : 1500 XF: 2500 UNC: 4000

Five Paisa coin 1984 to 1994 Price

Reverse : Value and Year

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

Period : 1984 - 1994

Composition: Aluminum-magnesium

Value: 5 Paisa (0.05 INR)

Weight : 1 grams

Diameter : 22mm

Thickness : 2.2 mm

Shape : Quadrangular

Year : 1985

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year: 1986

Reverse : Value and Year

Obverse : Ashoka Lion Capital

Year : 1986

5paisa coin

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year : 1987

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : :VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year : 1988

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year : 1989

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year : 1990

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Mumbai VF : : VF : 20 XF: 30 UNC: 50

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Five paisa coin

Year : 1991

Calcutta VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Hyderabad VF : : VF : 15 XF: 20 UNC: 30

Year : 1992

Mumbai F : 15 to 17 VF : 20 to 25 XF: 30 to 35 UNC: 50 to 60

Hyderabad F :10 to 12 VF : 15 to 20 XF: 21 to 25 UNC: 30 to 40

Year : 1993

Calcutta F :10 to 12 : VF : 15 to 20 XF: 25 to 30 UNC: 40 to 50

Hyderabad F :10 to 12 : VF : 15 to 20 XF: 25 to 30 UNC: 40 to 50

Year : 1994

Hyderabad F :10 to 12 : VF : 15 to 20 XF: 21 to 25 UNC: 30 to 35

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