York Street Mint family variety. All hand-made, die struck Shield nickels are rare and seldom come up for sale.  This example is not the most attractive, but all major details are visible, suggestive that this piece remained in circulation for several years.

1867 1-A Shield Nickel Counterfeit, G/VG


    © 2021 by Winston Zack. All rights reserved.

    • Black Instagram Icon