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    Enchanting PR66 1916 Nickel

    1916 5C PR66 PCGS. Final year of issue for the matte proof series. In terms of technical preservation as well as aesthetic appeal, this is one of the finest matte proof Nickels we have ever handled. The surfaces are carbon-free and there are no apparent contact marks on either side. The obverse displays a mixture of rose and lime-green toning that is most attractive, while the reverse is shaded more toward pale lilac with golden accents around the margin. Anyone considering assembling a set of matte proofs owes it to themselves to at least view this coin. (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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