1937-S 5C MS65 Certification #82424512, PCGS #3983

Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1937-S is the most common San Francisco Mint Buffalo nickel. It is about as "rare" as the 1937-D. Strike is usually decent for a S Mint Buffalo and luster is usually of the grey brilliant type.

 

PCGS #
3983
Designer
James Earle Fraser
Edge
Plain
Diameter
21.20 millimeters
Weight
5.00 grams
Mintage
5635000
Metal
75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Pop Higher
2241
Pop Lower
1679
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 40000 R-2.6 66 / 69 TIE 68 / 72 TIE
All Grades 12000 R-2.9 66 / 69 68 / 72
60 or Better 9000 R-3.2 65 / 69 68 / 72
65 or Better 40000
All Grades 12000
60 or Better 9000
65 or Better R-2.6
All Grades R-2.9
60 or Better R-3.2
65 or Better 66 / 69 TIE
All Grades 66 / 69
60 or Better 65 / 69
65 or Better 68 / 72 TIE
All Grades 68 / 72
60 or Better 68 / 72

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade MS68 PCGS grade

“JDG Trust” Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS68 PCGS grade
3 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade
3 MS67+ PCGS grade
3 MS67+ PCGS grade
MS68 PCGS grade #1 MS68 PCGS grade

“JDG Trust” Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#1 MS68 PCGS grade
MS67+ PCGS grade #3 MS67+ PCGS grade
#3 MS67+ PCGS grade
#3 MS67+ PCGS grade