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    1921-S Buffalo Nickel, MS63
    Key Issue in all Grades

    1921-S 5C MS63 PCGS. CAC. The mintage of only 1.5 million pieces explains the scarcity of the 1921-S in all grades. The usual lack of full details also makes it a major strike rarity in the series. This piece shows the expected bluntness on the bison's head, but the obverse is much sharper by contrast. Pale golden-yellow toning covers the bright, satiny mint luster, and the only visual distractions are a few scattered carbon specks.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22RU, PCGS# 3948)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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