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    1923 Buffalo Five Cent, MS66+
    Vivid Multicolor Toning

    1923 5C MS66+ PCGS. CAC. While the 1923 Philadelphia issue is a common date with more than 35 million pieces produced, it is seldom seen in Premium Gem and finer conditions. This example has a sharp strike, but not full on the bison's forward leg and shoulder, and with some weakness on the hair above the braid tie. The colorful toning, however, is outstanding, with neon-orange, lime-green, magenta, yellow-gold tones over surfaces flowing with satin luster. Each side of the coin is equally dramatic, yet distinct in the melding of vivid colors. PCGS surely awarded the Plus designation for this coin's incredible eye appeal.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22RV, PCGS# 3949)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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