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    1916 Buffalo Nickel, PR64
    Low-Mintage Key to the Series

    1916 5C PR64 PCGS. CAC. The 1916 has the lowest mintage of the matte proof series, and not surprisingly is the scarcest of the five proof issues that make up this short, completable set. The absolute fullness of the strike on each side is always refreshing to see on a Buffalo nickel, and all too often is only found on proofs. This example is lightly and evenly toned in subtle shadings of lilac and golden with no obvious contact marks to explain the grade.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 278V, PCGS# 3993)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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    March, 2012
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