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    Premium Gem 1914 Matte Proof Nickel

    1914 5C PR66 PCGS. Bright orange-gold iridescence overlays the smooth, matte surfaces of this impeccably produced specimen. There is not a single hairline or contact mark of note on either side. Often times, the matte proof Buffalo nickels can look very much like choice and gem business strikes. In addition to a few specific diagnostics, matte proof nickels are most easily identified by the extremely sharp or full strike, almost never seen on business strikes of any year.
    From The Melvin D. Souza Collection.(#3991) (Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 278T, PCGS# 3991)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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