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The Underrated 1942-D Jefferson Nickel

With all the new interest in nickels thanks in large part to the special designs of 2004 and 2005, it would seem like the right time to take another and more serious look at Jefferson nickels. If we do, what … Continue reading

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Coin Finds: Luck plays a part

We recently asked you, our readers, to share your best numismatic finds with us. Based on the long-running “Coin Finds” column in Coins magazine, which will continue to appear in print, this online version will give additional exposure to the … Continue reading

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1955 Jefferson nickel deserves attention

All Jefferson nickels should have received additional attention given the design changes that began with the series in 2004, but that attention was brief and did not translate into suddenly higher prices. If Jeffersons do post gains going forward, one … Continue reading

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Jefferson nickels worth searching

By Ginger Rapsus Jefferson nickels make up the only set that can possibly be collected out of circulation. After nearly 80 years, they are still going strong, with healthy mintages. Such a big set can be collected by year, by … Continue reading

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Scarce dates emerge in Jeffersons

When it first came out in the 1938, the Jefferson nickel could buy a bottle of Pepsi. Many collectors in the circulation finds era of the 1950s and early 1960s spent a lot of time looking for the elusive key 1950-D. Continue reading

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