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.

Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Mintage
12092000
Weight
5.00 grams
Metal Content
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Country
The United States of America
Pop Higher
1
Pop Lower
2834
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

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

Condition Census

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