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1964-D Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

Jefferson Nickel, 1938-2003 : A Collector’s Guide

What Is the Jefferson Nickel? The Jefferson nickel is a five-cent coin made out of nickel-copper alloy that entered into production in 1938. The design...
1982-P Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1982-P Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

The Jefferson nickel debuted in 1938, replacing the Indian Head or Buffalo nickel in the 25th year of its production run. A design contest...
This is an image of a Jefferson war nickel in World War 2 battle scene.

Jefferson War Nickel, 1942-1945 : A Collector’s Guide

As the United States converted its industrial might to the war effort, the Federal Government looked closely at its supply of strategic materials. Copper,...
1943-P Jefferson "War Nickel".

War Nickel : How to Identify These Valuable Nickels

Sometimes referred to as “War Silver”, “Warnicks”, or “Wartime Silver”, the term "War Nickel" refers to the Jefferson five-cent coin produced from 1942 to...
1940 Jefferson Nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1940 Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek Notes .....   1940 Was the Third Year of Production for the Jefferson Nickel The Jefferson Nickel debuted in 1938, replacing the Buffalo Nickel in...
1971-S Jefferson Nickel. Image: Stack's Bowers / CoinWeek

1971-S Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

By late 1970, the Proof Jefferson nickel master dies had become severely worn and lacking fine detail. To correct the issue, the United States...
1944-P Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek / Heritage Auctions.

1944-P Jefferson War Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

Struck against the backdrop of war from an alloy developed to save copper and nickel, the 1944-P Jefferson nickel is one of the most...
A Collectible Counterfeit? The Story of Henning Nickels - Tyler Rossi

A Collectible Counterfeit? The Story of Henning Nickels

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek ..... A few years ago, I decided to start coin roll hunting, and with $25 I opened an account at...
This closeup of the reverse of the 2005-D Speared Bison Nickel shows where a major die break caused a raised line that numismatists have dubbed the Speared Bison. Courtesy of PCGS.

The Curiosity of the 2005-D Speared Bison Nickel

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for PCGS ...... One curiosity to arise from the modern output of the Jefferson Nickel series is the 2005-D Speared Bison variety....
1938-D Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1938-D Jefferson Nickel : History and Value | CoinWeek

The Jefferson nickel’s 1938 debut marked the end of the 25-year production run of the Buffalo nickel. James Earl Fraser’s Buffalo design, a classic...
1975-D Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1975-D Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

The 1975 Jefferson nickel's release marked the first full year that the type coin was issued after the passing of its designer, Felix Oscar...
1966 Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1966 Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

In 1966, the United States Mint was at the nadir of what was perhaps the worst American coinage crisis of the 20th century. Only...
Advertisements for the 1950-D Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1950-D Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

The 1950-D Jefferson Nickel Was Promoted as a Key-Date Coin 2,630,030 Jefferson nickels were struck at the Denver Mint in 1950, a coinage that was...
1953-D Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1953-D Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

The Denver Mint reconfigured its entire production floor in 1953 so that all manufacturing steps occurred in sequence and on the same floor of...
1939 Jefferson nickel. Image: CoinWeek.

1939 Jefferson Nickel : A Collector’s Guide

The Jefferson nickel debuted in 1938, replacing the Buffalo nickel in the 25th year of its production run. A design contest to commemorate Founding...

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