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1887 Liberty Nickel

1887 Liberty Head V Nickel

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1887 Liberty Nickel

The 1887 Liberty Nickel had a mintage of just 15,260,692. The composition of these coins is copper/nickel. The diameter is 21.2mm. The 1887 Liberty Nickel was minted in Philadelphia, and is otherwise known as a "V" Nickel.

Did you know: In 1887 Oregon became the first state to make Labor Day a holiday, and the first minor league baseball association organized in Pittsburgh. I would imagine a lot of the 1887 Liberty Nickels were spent in Oregon that year.

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Item# Item Name Our Low Price Qty
1887LNAG3 1887 Liberty Nickel - AG3
1887LNG4 1887 Liberty Nickel - G4
1887LNVG7 1887 Liberty Nickel - VG7
1887LNVF20 1887 Liberty Nickel - VF20
1887LNEF40 1887 Liberty Nickel - EF40
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Grading Information:
  • G4 Good

    - No details in head. LIBERTY obliterated.

    VG8 Very Good

    - At least 3 letters in LIBERTY readable.

    F12 Fine

    - All letters in LIBERTY show.

    VF20 Very Fine

    - LIBERTY bold, including letter I.

    EF40 Extremely Fine

    - LIBERTY sharp. Corn grains at bottom of wreath show on reverse.

    AU50 About Uncirculated

    - Traces of light wear on only the high points of the design. Half of mint luster is present.

Extended Information:
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