A three-legged buffalo nickel in circulation is worth anywhere from $400 to $1,000, while one that is not in circulation can pull in $20,000 or more. The condition of the coin is important to collectors, so the ones that... More »

Buffalo nickels from 1936 are some of the least valuable from the Buffalo nickel series, valued between 43 cents and $21, as of 2014. Value depends on the condition and mintmark of the coin. The coins from San Francisco ... More »

Based on the 2014 prices listed by CoinStudy, an uncirculated 1947 Jefferson nickel from Philadelphia or San Francisco is worth $1.63, and one from Denver is worth $1.67. Coins in circulation are generally not collected ... More »

As of 2015, a four-legged buffalo nickel from 1937 is worth between 45 to 75 cents in good condition. The price is greater for a coin that is fine condition, or which was never circulated. More »

The value of a U.S. 1937 Indian buffalo nickel ranges between $1.75 to $45. There is a very rare error in this coin in which the buffalo has only three legs. This error is worth upwards of $5,000. More »

It isn't unusual to see a buffalo nickel with the date worn away, because the date was printed on a raised part of the coin's design. Since determining the age and rarity of the coin is impossible without the date, such ... 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 »