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1888 Liberty Nickel

1888 Liberty Head V Nickel

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1888 Liberty Nickel

The 1888 Liberty Nickel had a mintage of just 10,167,901. The composition of these coins is copper/nickel. The diameter is 21.2mm. The 1888 Liberty Nickel was minted in Philadelphia, and is otherwise known as a "V" Nickel.

Did you know: In 1888 Benjamin Harrison beat Grover Cleveland for the presidency, George Eastman formed the Eastman Kodak company and Thomas Edison filed a patent for the Optical Phonograph, the first movie. These Liberty Nickels are a part of history, and have been on a long journey.

We use strict Photograde standards when grading all of our coins. Below are the "general guidelines" as to what condition you can expect for each grade. Please allow 3 to 5 business days for your order to leave our offices as each coin must be inspected and graded prior to packaging.

We are confident in the high standards of grading on these coins that we offer a 30 day money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.

Item# Item Name Our Low Price Qty
1888LNAG3 1888 Liberty Nickel - AG3
1888LNG4 1888 Liberty Nickel - G4
1888LNVG7 1888 Liberty Nickel - VG7
1888LNF12 1888 Liberty Nickel - F12
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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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