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    1916 Nickel, Sharp PR66
    Key to the Proof Series, Just 600 Struck

    1916 5C PR66 PCGS. Just 600 matte proofs were struck in 1916, eschewed by collectors then, but exceptionally popular now. This is a fully struck Premium Gem with pinpoint definition throughout both sides. Reddish-gold accents gild the silvery nickel surfaces for outstanding eye appeal. Mirrored edges confirm the proof format. Population: 100 in 66 (4 in 66+), 40 finer (6/17).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 278V, PCGS# 3993)

    Weight: 5.00 grams

    Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel


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