According to CoinStudy's 2014 price guide, the value of an uncirculated 1948 Jefferson nickel is $1.33 for those minted in Philadelphia, $2.83 for those minted in Denver and $2 for those minted in San Francisco. Due to the amount available, the coins are generally colle...
According to CoinTrackers, the 1955 Jefferson D nickel carries a value of $.85 to $1.35 as of 2014. Unmarked 1955 Jefferson nickels range from $1 to $2.65 or more, depending on their condition.
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 condition of coins, with uncirculated coins carrying the...
Nickel is widely used in electronics, coinage, chemical reactions and the production of stainless steel. It is frequently used in an alloy form with iron and chromium.
As of 2014, the nickel coin features a portrait of Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States. The reverse depicts Jefferson's Virginia home, Monticello. In 1938, the Jefferson nickel replaced the Indian head or Buffalo nickel design that had been in use sin...
Nickel is silver white in color when the metal is in its natural form. Nickel compounds express in blue, green and yellow.
Nickel is not manufactured or synthesized. It is an element with the chemical symbol "Ni" that occurs naturally in ores and minerals. It is also found in the Earth’s crust and occurs as a by-product of cobalt blue production. The Swedish chemist Axel Fredrik Cronstedt d...