Coin Specifications

Category: Buffalo Five Cents (1913-1938)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 21,620,000
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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1924 5C MS obverse 1924 5C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

1924 Philadelphia Mint nickels are usually available in most grades, with only gem pieces being somewhat scarce. Coins in the higher circulated grades of XF and AU are also a bit elusive.

This issue is almost never found fully struck, most examples being a bit weak in the Indian's hair and the bison's forehead. The luster is usually good, and this is more of a factor in grading than strike.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 4/3/2014

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1924 5C MS
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Base $ 1.75 2.75 5.50 10.50 23.00 23.00 40.00 42.00 50.00 60.00 75.00 85.00 120 220 390 750 2350 16150 - - -
$ 27.00 42.00 45.00 55.00 65.00 80.00 95.00 135 250 500 1050 3250 22500 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 655
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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6/15/2004 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #24064, 24064/Lot# 11315 $346.15
4/25/2005 NGC MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Richmond Sale, Internet-Only Auction, 40/Lot# 275 $385.25
6/18/2007 PCGS MS 65   Teletrade Auction 2383, 2383/Lot# 1086 $728.00
9/6/2009 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg September 6-8, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 54/Lot# 2532 $1,753.75
1/6/2010 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2010 January Orlando, FL FUN US Coin Auction #1136, 1136/Lot# 7649 $488.75
6/28/2010 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 2879, 2879/Lot# 1147 $391.00
12/2/2012 PCGS VF 20   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/02/2012, 51/Lot# 86305 $14.00
5/5/2014 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3480, 6029/Lot# 20088 $705.00


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