Catalog Notes for 1928 5c MS: The 1928 Buffalo nickel from the Philadelphia Mint is a generally common coin in circulated and lower uncirculated grades, with its mintage of 23,411,000. Though not a common coin in Gem, it is one of the easier dates to find in that grade, and dozens of specimens in the MS67 range. Strike and luster for this issue is robust.
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Catalog Details

Coin Date: 1928
Denom: 5c / Nickel
Desg: MS
Mint Mark: P
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 23,411,000
Coinage Type: Buffalo Nickels, Type 2 (FIVE CENTS in Recess)
Coinage Years: 1913-1938
Composition: 75% copper; 25% nickel
Strike Type: Business
Diameter: 21.2 mm
Weight: 5 gr
Designer: James Earle Fraser
Edge: Plain
Catalog #: 3963