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1928-S 5c NGC MS66

Gorgeous Gem

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Degree of Toning: 4/10
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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #959.
Closed On: Sunday, May 7, 2017 8:41 PM.
For: $6,500.

CDN™ CPG Value: $13,915.00 (What's CPG?)

1928-S 5c NGC MS66

DLRC #: 1233467 // PCGS #: 3965

Beautiful pastel pinks and greens over golden surfaces make this one of the prettiest known examples of this key S-mint Buffalo nickel. Only three finer at PCGS and NGC combined and a CU value of $25,000 in this grade.

  • 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 San Francisco
  • Designer James Earle Fraser
  • Composition 75% copper; 25% nickel
  • Weight 5g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 6,936,000
Title Realized Sold
1928-S 5c NGC MS66 * Color * $8,200.00 05/16/2011
1928-S 5c PCGS/CAC MS65 - Desirable Scarce Date Gem $3,500.00 08/31/2014
1928-S 5c NGC MS65 * Color * $2,800.00 07/08/2010
1928-S 5c NGC MS65 $2,700.00 07/13/2009
1928-S 5c PCGS MS65 $3,200.00 01/01/2007