Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1914 Buffalo nickel is fairly available in all grades. In gem condition, it is rarer than the 1913 Type 2, 1915 and 1916. Strike is usually sharp, as is the case with most Philadelphia mint Buffalos. Luster on mint state examples is satiny and can be excellent.
PCGS #
3924
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Weight
5.00 grams
Mintage
20664463
Metal
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Pop Higher
2
Pop Lower
2641
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 12000 R-2.9 43 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 2600 R-4.4 44 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 800 R-5.4 40 / 69 TIE 40 / 72 TIE
65 or Better 12000
All Grades 2600
60 or Better 800
65 or Better R-2.9
All Grades R-4.4
60 or Better R-5.4
65 or Better 43 / 69 TIE
All Grades 44 / 69 TIE
60 or Better 40 / 69 TIE
65 or Better 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 44 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 40 / 72 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
2 MS67 PCGS grade PCGS #3924 (MS)     67
2 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
MS67+ PCGS grade #1 MS67+ PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #2 MS67 PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #2 MS67 PCGS grade
PCGS #3924 (MS)     67 #2 MS67 PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #2 MS67 PCGS grade