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Shield Nickel (1866-1883)

Type 1, With Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 With Rays MS 1416 $12,925.00
1866/1866 MS 50 $19,975.00
1867 With Rays MS 547 $41,125.00
1867 Rays With Rays MS 11 $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 634 $8,225.00
1868 MS 684 $7,637.50
1869 MS 417 $11,750.00
1870 MS 257 $7,637.50
1871 MS 212 $9,600.00
1872 MS 299 $25,850.00
1873 Open 3 MS 186 $10,575.00
1873 Large/Small 3 MS 12 $19,387.50
1873 Closed 3 MS 113 $5,520.00
1874 MS 215 $9,341.25
1875 MS 220 $8,400.00
1876 MS 308 $9,987.50
1879 MS 158 $11,750.00
1880 MS 115 $91,062.50
1881 MS 275 $8,518.75
1882 MS 676 $26,400.00
1883 Shield MS 1129 $5,060.00
1883/2 Shield MS 161 $25,300.00

Type 1, With Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Rays PR 421 $41,125.00
1867 Rays PR 103 $132,250.00

Type 2, No Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1867 No Rays - Pattern Reverse PR 3 $7,050.00
1867 No Rays PR 344 $35,250.00
1868 PR 248 $9,400.00
1869 PR 290 $15,862.50
1870 PR 317 $9,200.00
1871 PR 305 $12,075.00
1872 PR 349 $11,162.50
1873 Closed 3 PR 374 $35,250.00
1874 PR 295 $12,650.00
1875 PR 336 $9,987.50
1876 PR 430 $18,400.00
1877 PR 496 $19,550.00
1878 PR 629 $25,850.00
1879 PR 377 $86,250.00
1879/8 PR 327 $23,000.00
1880 PR 637 $9,775.00
1881 PR 661 $14,688.00
1882 PR 742 $27,600.00
1883 Shield PR 890 $8,812.50