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Obverse of 1925-S Buffalo Nickel     Reverse of 1925-S Buffalo Nickel


PCGS No: 3956


Circulation strikes: 6,256,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: James Earle Fraser

Diameter: 21.2 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 75%
Nickel - 25%

Weight: 5 grams

Edge: Plain

Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco) on the reverse below FIVE CENTS

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp and Coin

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     Significant examples
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The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-66.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, July 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service