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1880 5c PCGS XF45

Underrated Key Date

Eye Appeal:
Degree of Toning: 3/10

The 1880 is an under-appreciated key date that is very scarce in all grades. From a mintage of just 16,000 pieces. This lovely example has seen very light circulation, but still possesses a nice lustrous look with quality eye appeal.

Asking Price: $6,000.00
Asking Price: $6,000.00

1880 5c PCGS XF45

DLRC #: 1291750 // PCGS #: 3810

The 1880 is an under-appreciated key date that is very scarce in all grades. From a mintage of just 16,000 pieces. This lovely example has seen very light circulation, but still possesses a nice lustrous look with quality eye appeal.

  • Category Nickels
  • Series Shield Nickels
  • Type Shield no Rays
  • Years for Type 1867-1883
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Nickel
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 75% copper; 25% nickel
  • Weight 5g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 16,000
Title Realized Sold
1880 5c NGC MS65 $30,000.00 11/28/2004