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    1913 Type One Buffalo Nickel, MS68
    Superb, Tied for Finest at PCGS

    1913 5C Type One MS68 PCGS. For type purposes, the Philadelphia issue is by far the most easily obtainable of the three Type One Buffalo nickels; it is readily available in virtually all grades, even MS67. At the MS68 level, however, even this issue becomes conditionally rare. PCGS has encapsulated only 14 pieces in this grade and none finer (8/14). This Registry-quality Superb Gem showcases shimmering mint bloom beneath hues of gold, lavender, and sky-blue toning that deliver profound visual appeal. A few faint flow lines are noted in the recesses, a result of die wear, but the strike is nonetheless sharp.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22PW, 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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