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    Extremely Fine 1916/16 Nickel

    1916 5C Doubled Die Obverse Nickel XF 40 SEGS (40 Cleaned). DDO-1, FS-016. Evenly worn over both sides, the dull gray surfaces show numerous vertical streaks of russet patina on the reverse. The Doubled Die 1916 nickel is probably the rarest coin of the 20th century that is included as a part of a regular U.S. series. It is elusive in all grades and virtually unobtainable in AU and Mint State. (NGC ID# 2TSS, PCGS# 3931)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2001
    5th-6th Thursday-Friday
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