Coin Specifications

Category: Buffalo Five Cents (1913-1938)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 8,006,000
Catalog: KM-134
Obverse Designer: James Earle Fraser
Reverse Designer: James Earle Fraser
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Weight: 5.00 Grams
Diameter: 21.2mm
Edge: Plain
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1919 D 5C MS obverse 1919 D 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

1919 D nickels are moderately scarce across all grades. Unlike the San Francisco Mint Buffalo Nickels, those from Denver were not routinely hoarded from circulation, as they simply lacked the S-Mint mystique. This accounts for their greater rarity in circulated grades despite similar mintages in most years.

Mint State pieces are not truly rare, but their typical quality is very deficient. Most are less than fully struck, though a few exceptional pieces are known. Gems are very rare.

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Last Updated: 4/3/2014

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1919 D 5C MS
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Base $ 15.50 30.00 73.00 130 260 260 355 380 450 560 665 925 1100 1825 3000 6650 13000 - - - -
$ 275 380 400 500 610 750 1000 1375 2200 4250 9500 18750 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 662
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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8/29/2004 NGC AU 50   Teletrade Auction 1928, 1928/Lot# 1134 $308.00
4/28/2010 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2010 April-May Milwaukee, WI CSNS US Coin Auction #1139, 1139/Lot# 7721 $299.00
8/30/2010 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 510, 517/Lot# 176 $5,175.00
3/17/2011 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2011 March Sacramento Signature ANA US Coin Auction Session(1), 1153/Lot# 3245 $2,990.00
9/25/2013 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 1328 $12,075.00
4/1/2014 PCGS   Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 7551 $264.38
4/21/2014 PCGS VF 30   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3478, 6027/Lot# 20043 $109.28
7/6/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 202473 $80.00


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