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Friends in Low Places - 2nd

2011 2012 2013
Current Statistics
Rank

2
GPA with Top Bonuses

1.763
GPA Weighted

69.289
Complete

100.00%
Set Rating

70.013

About This Set: Imagine all the places these "Friends" have been and the happiness they gave when they were spent.

Friends in Low Places

Image Item PCGS # Date Denom Grade Pop Pop Higher Comments
1883 No CENTS 3841 1883 5C AG3 2 9166
First year No Cents
1883 with CENTS 3844 1883 5C FR2 6 1642
First Year With Cents
1884 3845 1884 5C FR2 6 709
Very worn, used a long time
1885 3846 1885 5C PO1 11 1593
The Lowest, almost completely worn away.
1886 3847 1886 5C PO1 8 1431
Lowest used until almost worn away.
1887 3848 1887 5C PO1 2 755
From Lake Bluff IL
1888 3849 1888 5C PO1 4 644
Used a long time
1889 3850 1889 5C FR2 6 736
No rims left
1890 3851 1890 5C FR2 5 571
Used in Dreamland?
1891 3852 1891 5C FR2 4 741
Used in Luna Park?
1892 3853 1892 5C PO1 4 744
Found this one in a roll of Liberty Nickels.
1893 3854 1893 5C PO1 2 719
Found in "unsearched roll" of Liberty Nickels
1894 3855 1894 5C FR2 5 633
Used a long time, very worn.
1895 3856 1895 5C PO1 3 541
This lowest one bought many five cent items.
1896 3857 1896 5C FR2 4 547
Purchased a lot of five cent cigars?
1897 3858 1897 5C FR2 4 754
Used in nickel slots?
1898 3859 1898 5C FR2 2 657
From Las Vegas, Used in Nickel Slot Machine
1899 3860 1899 5C FR2 4 1167
From Hawaii, well worn
1900 3861 1900 5C FR2 6 1157
Used alot, very worn.
1901 3862 1901 5C AG3 6 1070
Obverse rim complete
1902 3863 1902 5C FR2 4 1188
Found in a roll of Liberty Nickels
1903 3864 1903 5C FR2 2 1287
Very worn, alot of 5c beers?
1904 3865 1904 5C AG3 1 1097
Strong Date
1905 3866 1905 5C FR2 2 1462
Used for five cent trolley rides?
1906 3867 1906 5C FR2 3 1100
Made Many Purchases
1907 3868 1907 5C FR2 3 1020
Used a long time and made a lot of purchases
1908 3869 1908 5C FR2 4 814
Used for admission to the movies?
1909 3870 1909 5C FR2 1 687
Found in a roll of Liberty Nickels
1910 3871 1910 5C FR2 3 947
From a roll of Liberty Nickels.
1911 3872 1911 5C AG3 3 1723
Partial Rim
1912 3873 1912 5C FR2 1 1692
Last year of Business Strikes. This one was used long and hard.
1912-D 3874 1912-D 5C FR2 2 1118
May have been used to pay for admission to the Isis Theatre in Denver.
1912-S 3875 1912-S 5C AG3 6 2709
Used S Mint coin

COMMENTS

I love this set and added comments. Brings to life and emotions I strive for when I look at a coin. Wonderful and THANK YOU for taking the time!

Posted @ 2/14/2013 5:48 AM By jasonodegard

This is one find set of low ball Liberty nickels. Nice to see some PO01s in this set. Great job and well done.

Posted @ 9/14/2012 9:51 AM By Sourdough