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    Superb Gem 1927 Buffalo Nickel

    1927 5C MS67 PCGS. Nearly 38 million Buffalo nickels were coined at the Philadelphia Mint in 1927. The issue is available in all grades up to the Gem level today, and enjoys much popularity as a type coin. The present coin is sharply struck and displays attractive frosty mint luster. Lightly toned in delicate shades of lilac on both sides. Examples at the Superb Gem level are rare, with a combined total of 14 coins certified at the leading services, and none finer (3/09).
    From The Joseph C. Thomas Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 22S8, PCGS# 3960)

    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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