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MS? 1938 P Nickel Found During CRH?

 
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 Posted 01/18/2021  12:17 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add c_b_mazur to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Found a 1938 P Nickel during a coin roll hunt. Looking at the Red Book Description I think this might be a AU or MS coin. Also looked at PCGS site to compare and am leaning more toward MS. But I am no expert, that's why I am getting the advise and knowledge of all of you.





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 Posted 01/18/2021  12:38 pm  Show Profile   Check norantyki's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add norantyki to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Not UNC, many contact marks, and some evidence of wear on the high points. I am also not an expert on this type, but grading generally, I would say high EF-low AU (aggregate AU-50), but leaning toward the lower end of that range, ie: EF-45.
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 Posted 01/18/2021  12:55 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add ijn1944 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice example. I'm thinking AU50++.
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 Posted 01/18/2021  1:45 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add nick10 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU-53, maybe AU-55, a fun find
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 Posted 01/18/2021  2:00 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add John1 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU-50, 53
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 Posted 01/18/2021  2:23 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add T-BOP to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Nice condition for the first year of the Jefferson nickel . Agree with majority, AU .
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 Posted 01/18/2021  2:24 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Coinfrog to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Same here.



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 Posted 01/18/2021  2:25 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Rothery to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Great roll find - low AU
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 Posted 01/18/2021  3:32 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add c_b_mazur to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
So, not even worth thinking about getting graded?
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 Posted 01/18/2021  4:02 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add mcshilling to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU55 no do not get it graded
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 Posted 01/18/2021  4:39 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Ty2020b to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU50 as well. To justify costs of grading, this would need to be high MS to send in. Keep it as is, or send it back into the wild for someone else to find
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 Posted 01/18/2021  4:44 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add keith12 to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
The last 2 photos make the coin look polished.
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 Posted 01/18/2021  5:31 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add TNG to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
AU but a very fun find!
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 Posted 01/18/2021  5:42 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add c_b_mazur to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
keith12, the last 2 photos are of it in a flip with the plastic layer over it.
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