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    1926-D Nickel, MS67
    Among the Finest Examples
    Strong Strike, Beautiful Patina

    1926-D 5C MS67 NGC. No other issue in the series has quite the same reputation as the 1926-D. That reputation is one for poor production quality, lackluster surfaces, and incomplete detail. While strike alone was not the culprit, the Denver Mint did use dies well past their normal life as a cost-cutting measure. This 1926-D is simply exceptional. The design, while not entirely complete, is as strong as one could ever hope to find. The usual problem areas show traces of softness, but nothing significant. The coin is richly toned with golden centers surrounded by rings of multicolor pastel patina. Satiny and immaculately preserved. Census: 6 in 67 (1 in 67+), 0 finer (9/19).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 22S6, PCGS# 3958)

    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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    October, 2019
    17th-24th Thursday-Thursday
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