1871 Shield Nickel, MS65 ★ Prooflike1871 5C MS65 ★ Prooflike NGC. A better date in the Shield nickel series, the 1871 was issued to the extent of only 561,000 pieces. The silver-blue surfaces display exceptional field-device contrast, with excellent field reflectivity and frosty devices, with no trace of toning. Peripheral minute mint-made strikethroughs are present. This is the only example graded MS65 ★ Prooflike, with none finer (3/13).
Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 9/2006), Lot 771, which realized $2,990.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 22P5, PCGS# 3798)
Weight: 5.00 grams
Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
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