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The buffalo nickel is not particularly rare, even though it was only minted between 1913 and 1938. According to the U.S. Mint, more than 1.2 billion such nickels were made during this time period. Some buffalo nickels, h... More »

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A 1929 buffalo nickel is part of the buffalo nickel design set produced by the U.S. Mint between 1913 and 1938. It features a right-facing Native American bust on its obverse side and an engraving of a buffalo on its rev... More »

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The silver content in a Buffalo 5-cent piece is zero percent, as it does not contain any silver. The metal content of the coin consists of 75 percent copper and 25 percent nickel. More »

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Some examples of rare U.S. coins include the 1793 half cent, the 1937-D 3 leg buffalo nickel, the 1800 bust half dime, the 1796 bust dime, the 1870-CC seated liberty quarter, the 1795 bust half, the 1893-S Morgan silver ... More »

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The standard 1911 Liberty Head V nickel is not rare and is readily available on the market. According to CoinTrackers, roughly 39,557,000 coins were produced at the Philadelphia mint, making it the most common of the Lib... More »

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The value of a 2005 bison nickel is available online at NGCCoin.com and PCGS.com, as of 2015. The United States stopped minting buffalo nickels in 1937. There are many criteria that coin appraisal websites and companies ... More »

The mint mark on the 1936 buffalo nickel is located on the reverse of the coin, just below the "Five Cents" designation beneath the buffalo. The copper coins were struck in Denver (D), San Francisco (S) and Philadelphia ... More »