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Valuable Nickels Statistics

Valuable Nickels statistics include information on the rareness, value, and distribution of valuable nickel coins in various collections.

Statistic 1

"In 2020, a 1913 Liberty Head nickel sold in a private deal for $5 million."

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Statistic 2

"The auction record for a U.S. nickel is held by a 1913 Liberty Head nickel, which sold for $3.3 million in 2001."

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Statistic 3

"There are only five known examples in the world of the 1913 Liberty Head nickel."

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Statistic 4

"The 1880 Shield nickel is worth up to $196,000, making it one of the most valuable nickels."

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Statistic 5

"A 1937-D 3-Legged Buffalo Nickel sold for $97,750 in 2012."

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"The 1926-S Buffalo Nickel can reach values up to $322,000 due to its rarity."

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"In 1997, a specimen of the 1913 Liberty Head Nickel sold for $1,485,000, the first time a single coin had sold for more than a million dollars."

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Statistic 8

"The 1797 and 1798 half-dimes worth around $10,000 and were used as nickels."

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Statistic 9

"The 1897 Liberty V Nickel is valued up to $900."

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Statistic 10

"1877-dated Shield nickel with a proof-only mintage of 510 pieces can cost $2,000 in proof-63 and $7,500 in proof-65."

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Statistic 11

"There are fewer than 500 surviving 1880 Shield nickels, among the most desirable in the series."

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"The 1927-D Buffalo nickel is a scarce coin that often sells for more than $1,000 in Mint State grades."

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Statistic 13

"Only five 1877 Shield nickels are identified as circulation strikes; these tend to fetch $8,000 or more in auction."

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Statistic 14

"The mintage of 1918-D Buffalo Nickels was only 4,546,000, considerably lower than other years of minting."

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Statistic 15

"The average 1935-D Buffalo Nickel is struck well and features a full horn, with a value of around $50."

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Statistic 16

"A 1918/7-D Buffalo Nickel in fine condition brought $350,500 at auction in January 2010."

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Statistic 17

"The 1921-S Buffalo Nickel is a rarity with a mintage of only 1,557,000 pieces and in mint condition can cost $4,000 or more."

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Statistic 18

"The 1883 “no CENTS” liberty nickel sold for staggering amounts of $5 and up in the 19th century."

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Statistic 19

"There are only two 1912-S Liberty Nickels which have been given the grade of MS66 by PCGS, one of which sold for over $64,000 in January 2007."

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Statistic 20

"A mint state 1913-S Type 2 Buffalo nickel, one of the best-known rarities in the buffalo nickel series, can sell for over $1,400."

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