2005 BUFFALO BISON U.S. MINT NICKEL COLLECTION * SPECIAL EDITION * w/DISPLAY

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  • Sold Date: Jun 01, 2015
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2005 AMERICAN BISON

BUFFALO NICKEL COLLECTION

These are the Hottest U.S. Nickel sets on the market today.� These retroBuffalo American Bison Nickels are absoutley amazing!!

For the first time since 1938, the U.S. Mint� produced new Nickel designs in 2005. It is the first commemorative Nickels ever struck by the U.S. Mint! The magnificent set features the following 5 (five) Brilliant Uncirculated American Bison (Buffalo) Nickels in five varieties : Hologram Colorized 24KT Pure Gold Plated Mint Mark "P" Mint Mark "D" The obverse design for the 2005 nickels bears, for the first time in 67 years, has a new likeness of America's third president, Thomas Jefferson. The Liberty inscription on the coin is based upon Jefferson's own handwriting. The first of two new reverses on the 2005-dated nickel� features the American bison, recognizing the American Indians and wildlife encountered by the Lewis and Clark expedition. Expedition journals described the buffalo, and it was an animal of great significance to many American Indian cultures. Each coin is a limited edition that can never be made again, and just a small fraction of all coins have been set aside by the Merrick Mint for these spectacular collections. Each set comes with Acrylic 2-sided viewable holders as shown. The Merrick Mint takes great pride
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