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    1880 Nickel, Lightly Circulated AU53

    1880 5C AU53 NGC. At 16,000 pieces, the 1880 Shield nickel has the lowest business strike mintage of extant issues in its series. This lightly circulated piece displays gunmetal gray and olive-green surfaces. Light wear is present on the high points of the devices. There are no abrasions worthy of mention. Census: 3 in 53, 15 finer (12/13).(Registry values: N1793)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 276E, PCGS# 3810)

    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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    Auction Dates
    January, 2014
    8th-12th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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