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    1913 Type One Buffalo Nickel, MS64
    FS-901, Three and a Half Legs

    1913 5C Type One, 3-1/2 Legs, FS-901, MS64 PCGS. CAC. This Cherrypickers' variety has proven elusive in high grade. The current MS64 coin is the sole finest attributed at PCGS (7/15). The strike is bold and the golden-gray surfaces show thick, matte-like luster. Reworking a worn tail die partially effaced the bison's right front leg in a similar fashion to that seen on the 1937-D Three Legged variety. Bold strike doubling is evident on the Indian's portrait. (Variety PCGS# 38428, Base PCGS# 3915)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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