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Shield Nickel (1866-1883)

Type 1, With Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 With Rays MS 1380 $12,925.00
1866/1866 MS 50 $19,975.00
1867 With Rays MS 527 $41,125.00
1867 Rays With Rays MS 10 $2,115.00

Type 2, No Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867/1867 No Rays MS 1 $276.00
1867 No Rays MS 624 $8,225.00
1868 MS 665 $7,637.50
1869 MS 405 $11,750.00
1870 MS 255 $7,637.50
1871 MS 206 $9,600.00
1872 MS 289 $25,850.00
1873 Open 3 MS 184 $10,575.00
1873 Large/Small 3 MS 12 $19,387.50
1873 Closed 3 MS 111 $5,520.00
1874 MS 203 $9,341.25
1875 MS 216 $8,400.00
1876 MS 303 $9,987.50
1879 MS 156 $11,750.00
1880 MS 110 $91,062.50
1881 MS 267 $8,518.75
1882 MS 656 $26,400.00
1883 Shield MS 1094 $5,060.00
1883/2 Shield MS 161 $25,300.00

Type 1, With Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Rays PR 414 $41,125.00
1867 Rays PR 102 $132,250.00

Type 2, No Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867 No Rays - Pattern Reverse PR 2 $7,050.00
1867 No Rays PR 343 $35,250.00
1868 PR 243 $9,400.00
1869 PR 288 $15,862.50
1870 PR 314 $9,200.00
1871 PR 300 $12,075.00
1872 PR 345 $11,162.50
1873 Closed 3 PR 366 $35,250.00
1874 PR 289 $12,650.00
1875 PR 332 $9,987.50
1876 PR 422 $18,400.00
1877 PR 489 $19,550.00
1878 PR 619 $25,850.00
1879 PR 372 $86,250.00
1879/8 PR 322 $23,000.00
1880 PR 623 $9,775.00
1881 PR 652 $14,688.00
1882 PR 731 $27,600.00
1883 Shield PR 873 $8,812.50