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    Premium Gem 1916 Matte Proof Nickel
    Only 600 Examples Struck

    1916 5C PR66 NGC. Only 600 matte proof Buffalo nickels were struck in 1916, making the issue scarce to rare in all grades. The present coin is a delightful Premium Gem, fully struck, with satiny mint luster and attractive gold and ice-blue patina. Eye appeal is extraordinary. Census: 51 in 66, 20 finer (1/11).
    From The Dustinn (Dusty) Lee Gibson Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 278V, PCGS# 3993)

    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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