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    1916-S Nickel, Premium Gem
    Still Only Four PCGS Coins Finer

    1916-S 5C MS66 PCGS. CAC. Sharply struck with lilac color overall and golden elements interspersed. A dramatic streak of toning stabs upward at 4 o'clock on the obverse. Great eye appeal for this S-mint Buffalo issue, underrated because of its mintage of more than 11 million pieces but a condition rarity this fine. CAC endorsed. Population: 37 in 66 (3 in 66+), 4 finer (10/15).
    Ex: The Oliver Collection/Chicago Signature (Heritage, 8/2011), lot 3439.
    From The Leon Hendrickson Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22RC, PCGS# 3933)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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