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1942 Philadelphia Nickel War Nickel?

 
 
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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:15 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add Mrph12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
1942 Philadelphia Nickel would this be a war Nickel & dd Also the grade it looks very good for 1942




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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:23 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add jbuck to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Not a war nickel. The 1942-P war nickel has a large P mint mark above the Monticello.
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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:25 pm  Show Profile   Check Errers and Varietys's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Errers and Varietys to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:36 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add levelsofmadnes to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
If it is silver, it would have a very nice premium.

EDIT: 1942 silver nickel (no mint mark) sold for $9k (HA?).
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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:37 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Good question, keep asking!
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 Posted 05/13/2019  4:51 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add T-BOP to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
In 1942 the mint produced 2 versions one was .250 Nickel and.750 copper, the other was 35% silver,56% copper and 9% manganese . which is known as ''The War Nickel ". Also identified by the large P mint mark above the Monticello Building .
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