Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1935-D is the rarest of the 1935 to 1938 Buffalo nickel issues in mint state and Gem condition. Strike is often a problem with weakly stuck horns are often encountered. Luster is usually nice and of the deep frosty variety.

PCGS #
3975
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Weight
5.00 grams
Mintage
12092000
Metal
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Pop Higher
1
Pop Lower
2883
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 15000 R-2.9 43 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 3500 R-4.3 49 / 69 TIE 50 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 1000 R-5.0 43 / 69 TIE 44 / 72 TIE
65 or Better 15000
All Grades 3500
60 or Better 1000
65 or Better R-2.9
All Grades R-4.3
60 or Better R-5.0
65 or Better 43 / 69 TIE
All Grades 49 / 69 TIE
60 or Better 43 / 69 TIE
65 or Better 44 / 72 TIE
All Grades 50 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 44 / 72 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
MS67 PCGS grade #1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade