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Double-Dated 1938 Buffalo and Jefferson Nickel Coin Set

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Overview & Details

Double-Dated 1938 Buffalo and Jefferson Nickel Coin Set 
Everyone loves double dating. Even coin collectors. That's why numismatists everywhere will flip for this double-dated coin set. Featuring a pair of coins in which the last outgoing version and the new incoming one were both issued in the same year, it makes a great conversation starter. Grab these beauties and have your own double date!

What You Get

  • 1938 buffalo nickel
  • 1938 Jefferson nickel
  • Velvet-covered metal display box   

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The Key Specs

Coin Grade/Condition: Hand-selected circulated condition
Mint Mark: Random Mints
Packaging: Encapsulated

Coin 1

Obverse: Buffalo Nickel - Composite portrait of three Indian chiefs Jefferson Nickel - Portrait of Thomas Jefferson
Reverse: Buffalo Nickel - American bison Jefferson Nickel - Depicts Jefferson's Monticello home
Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel
Diameter: Approx. 21.2mm (0.83") each
Weight: Approx. 5 grams (0.18 oz.) each

The Basics - Box

Measurements: Approx. 4-1/2"W x 1-1/4"H x 3-3/4" Deep


Double-dated coins
  • On rare occasions, the United States Mint ends one coin denomination design in the same year that its replacement design is introduced
  • This collection includes a pair of such coins; it features both the last of the old design and the first of the new design, with both coins bearing the same year date 

1938 buffalo nickel 
  • Last years of mintage for this iconic American coin 
  • Buffalo nickel design created by James Earle Fraser 
  • First coins to accurately portray a male Native American in a composite portrait of three Native American chiefs who had previously posed for him 
  • Featured an iconic American Bison on the reverse
  • Last year of mintage

1938 Jefferson nickel
  • Features a bust of Thomas Jefferson on the obverse and a depiction of Monticello on the reverse
  • First year of mintage

Hand-selected circulated condition
  • These coins have been hand-picked from the best examples of publicly circulated coins

  • Helps protect coins' condition during storage and display


Double-Dated 1938 Buffalo and Jefferson Nickel Coin Set
4 reviews 3 out of 5

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  • Nice set.

    Very happy with my order and would tell my friends to order also.

    Mike3434, PA
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  • Great coins

    Good coins for the new collector. Happy with purchase. One coin could be just a bit better but overall good selection to add to my sons new collection

    Coinandsilver12, PA
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  • Polished coins

    These coins seem th have been polished..

    reallybigwinner, MD
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  • Obvious

    It is obvious the lack of quality put into this, the Barber dime is scratched and in poor condition. I didn't return it because I am ashamed of myself for buying it.

    Fritzberg, CA
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