Shield Nickel 1866 - 1883

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Shield Nickel Specifications

Content:

75% copper 25% nickel

Weight:

5 grams

Diameter:

20.5 millimeters

Edge:

Plain

Designer:

James B. Longacre
Year/ Mint MarkCirculation StrikesProof Strikes
186614,742,500About 500
1867 Rays2,019,000About 75
1867 No Rays28,890,500About 600
186828,817,000About 600
186916,395,000About 600
18704,806,000About 1,000
1871561,000About 960
18726,036,000About 950
18734,550,000About 1,100
18743,538,000About 700
18752,097,000About 700
18762,530,000About 1,150
18770About 510
187802,350
187925,900 3,200
188016,0003,955
188168,8003,575
188211,472,9003,100
18831,451,5005,419

Mint Mark Legend

There are no mintmarks on these coins, all coins were minted in Philadelphia.
Mint MarkMintDate of Operation
NonePhiladelphia1793-present

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1867 SHIELD NICKEL AG G
1867 SHIELD NICKEL AG G
1866 SHIELD NICKEL WITH RAYS FINE CONDITION
1866 SHIELD NICKEL WITH RAYS FINE CONDITION
1866 SHIELD NICKEL/ RAYS ' 'UNCERTIFIED' ' WITH
1866 SHIELD NICKEL/ RAYS   ' 'UNCERTIFIED' '    WITH
1868/68 SHIELD NICKEL REPUNCHED DATE FS 307 IN CHOICE ALMOST UNCIRCULATED
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1868 SHIELD NICKEL EARLY U.S. FIVE CENT NICKEL PHILADELPHIA MINT
1868 SHIELD NICKEL EARLY U.S. FIVE CENT NICKEL PHILADELPHIA MINT
1868 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN 136769
1868 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN    136769
1868 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN 136770
1868 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN    136770
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1882 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN 136773
1882 SHIELD NICKEL POST CIVIL WAR ALBUM COLLECTOR GRADE COIN    136773
LOT OF 12 1866 1882 5C SHIELD NICKELS: HOLED
LOT OF 12 1866 1882 5C SHIELD NICKELS: HOLED
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1882 SHIELD NICKEL  5099
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RAW 1884 LIBERTY 5C UNCERTIFIED UNGRADED CIRCULATED US MINT NICKEL COIN
RAW 1884 LIBERTY 5C UNCERTIFIED UNGRADED CIRCULATED US MINT NICKEL COIN
RAW 1876 SHIELD 5C UNCERTIFIED UNGRADED CIRC US MINT NICKEL COIN
RAW 1876 SHIELD 5C UNCERTIFIED UNGRADED CIRC US MINT NICKEL COIN
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