Shield Nickel


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Shield Nickel

A copper coin minted by the United States between 1866 and 1883. It was worth 1/20 of one dollar.
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Stretching from the late 18th century to the early 21st, this volume covers half cents, large cents, flying eagle cents, Indian head cents, Lincoln cents, two-cent pieces, silver and nickel three-cent pieces, shield nickels, liberty head nickels, buffalo nickels, and Jefferson nickels.