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Obverse of 1913 Buffalo Nickel - Type 2     Reverse of 1913 Buffalo Nickel - Type 2

Sub-Type 2

PCGS Nos: 3921, 3990


Circulation strikes: 29,857,186
Proofs: 1,514

Designer: James Earle Fraser

Diameter: 21.2 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%

Weight: 5 grams

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia) on the reverse below FIVE CENTS

Images courtesy of Superior Galleries

The finest Uncirculated examples graded by PCGS are 5 MS-67's.

The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-68.

More complete information is available on the CoinFacts CD-Rom, including:
     Significant examples
      Recent appearances at auction
      Variety information
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Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service