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Buffalo Nickels Basic Short Set, Circulation Strikes (1934-1938)

Number of Required Items

12
Current Finest Possible Set Rating

68.661
While this set is quite easy to complete, achieving a top rank is tough as competition is intense for the highest graded pieces. Only a few hundredths of a point separate the top sets. The 1934-D is the toughest coin in ultra--high grade; and as of this writing, PCGS has yet to certify an MS-67.

All Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 Gerald Forsythe HOF 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2013 2014 2015 2016 100.00% 67.00 67.29 67.29
2 gjgott 2015 2016 100.00% 66.93 67.25 67.25
3 eastcoastcollection 2014 100.00% 66.89 67.11 67.11
4 The Gately Collection - Short Set 2008 100.00% 66.89 R 67.07 67.07
5 Richard Hennessy short set 100.00% 66.82 R 67.04 67.04

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 Gerald Forsythe HOF 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2013 2014 2015 2016 100.00% 67.00 67.29 67.29
2 gjgott 2015 2016 100.00% 66.93 67.25 67.25
3 eastcoastcollection 2014 100.00% 66.89 67.11 67.11
4 KCV Shorty Herd 100.00% 66.86 67.00 67.00
5 Bubba's Buffalos 100.00% 66.79 66.86 66.86
6 Cuyuna 100.00% 66.80 66.80 66.80
7 Buckeye's Rockin Gem Herd 100.00% 66.70 66.70 66.70
8 A-C-D's Big Poopie 100.00% 66.64 66.64 66.64
9 Little Blue River Herd 100.00% 66.52 66.52 66.52
10 AJL Collection Buffalo Short Set UPDATED 100.00% 66.46 66.46 66.46
11 Buffalo Hunter 100.00% 66.18 66.25 66.25
12 Stxman's buffalo nickels 34-38 100.00% 66.14 66.14 66.14
12 The Wood Collection 100.00% 66.14 66.14 66.14
14 Arizona Buffalos 100.00% 66.00 66.00 66.00
15 Garrow King's Buffalo Short Set 100.00% 65.96 65.96 65.96
16 Lantern Collection 100.00% 65.89 65.89 65.89
16 GDH Buffalo Nickels 1934 - 1938 100.00% 65.89 65.89 65.89
16 Lindsay 100.00% 65.89 65.89 65.89
19 Larry K's Buffalo short set 100.00% 65.86 65.86 65.86
19 Gerry's Short Buffs 100.00% 65.86 65.86 65.86

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