ARTICLES

At 2014 pricing levels, a 1961 nickel is worth between its face value of 5 cents and a collector's value of 49 cents, depending on its condition. Coin collectors use a scale of good, fine, extremely fine and uncirculated...

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Nickel silver is an alloy made from 50 to 80 percent copper, 5 to 30 percent nickel, and 10 to 35 percent zinc. Although it is silvery in appearance, it is non-precious and contains no silver.

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There is no silver content in the 1964 nickel. The U.S. Mint stopped putting silver in 5-cent coins back in 1866 and began using copper and nickel instead.

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

According to Daniel Harris at CoinStudy.com, the value of a 1935 Buffalo nickel ranges from as low as $0.43 to as high as $42. The exact value of a specific coin depends on several factors, including condition and mintma...

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The typical value of a circulated 1919 Lincoln wheat penny in good condition is about 35 cents, as of 2015. Collectors often pay as much as $20 for uncirculated pennies, while coins in certified mint condition sometimes ...

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A person can research the value of a Mexican coin by year, condition and printing press. Gold Mexican coins have been described as art worth appreciating.

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At 2014 pricing levels, a 1903 nickel is worth between $1.34 and $53, depending on its condition, according to CoinStudy.com. Coin collectors use a scale of good, fine, extremely fine and uncirculated to grade the condit...

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