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    1923-S MS 65 NGC. The obverse of this unmistakably original '23-S is as boldly struck and lustrous as any we have seen of the issue, while a natural milky-gold patina is streaked across the more typically defined reverse. Only a couple of trivial blemishes are noticed on the Buffalo, mentioned solely because of the importance of a gem '23-S nickel. Of all the duplicate nickels from the Connecticut State Library holdings, only the stunning pair of gem 1925-S Buffaloes are more impressive or more valuable than this exceptional coin. Population: 4 in 65 (13 in 65 at PCGS), 1 higher at each service. (NGC ID# 22RW, PCGS# 3950)

    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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    June, 1995
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