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1869 REV OF 67 5C NARROW DATE


Variety Diagnostics

Also known as the Tall Date, this is the normal size date for most Shield Nickels, but it is scarce for 1869 nickels, which typically have a short, widw date.

Comments

The illustrated coins reveal that this date punch was used for two or more obverse dies.

VarietyPlus Cross Reference

NGC LabelNARROW DATE
Fivaz-Stanton (NEW)FS-301
Fivaz-Stanton (OLD)FS-005
FletcherF-01
SpindelS1-0000

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