U.S. Nickel 'Type Set' (4 coins)
DID YOU KNOW … ? There have really been only 4 types of 'Nickels' made by the U.S. Mint? Yes, I know, there are many more 'sub-types', but here's a chance to get started...
Here is what is included in this set:
- 1866 SHIELD NICKEL, WITH RAYS- Produced after the Civil War to get small change back into circulation. GOOD/BTR
- 1883 'NO CENTS' V-NICKEL- One of Barber's early designs. Faked as a gold piece during its circulation. FINE/BTR
- 1913 TYPE 1 BUFFALO NICKEL- One year variety showing Buffalo on "Raised Ground." Controversy also about the model on obverse … FINE/BTR
- 1950-D JEFFERSON NICKEL- Longest running nickel design of our 3rd President. Popular 20th Century Key Date … BU