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1916/1916 5c PCGS AU50

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1916/1916 5c PCGS AU50

DLRC #: 5796 // PCGS #: 3931

A tremendous rarity which has stood the test of time. The '16 double die is far and away the true key date in the Buffalo nickel set and sought by many. Very seldom seen, even in auction.

  • Category Nickels
  • Series Buffalo Nickels
  • Type Buffalo Nickels, Type 2 (FIVE CENTS in Recess)
  • Years for Type 1913-1938
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Nickel
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James Earle Fraser
  • Composition 75% copper; 25% nickel
  • Weight 5g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 63,497,466