US 1868 Three Cent Nickel Coin
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|Dimensions||2 × 2 × .125 in|
Nickel three cent pieces were issued from 1865 - 1889.
They were issued since people were hoarding the silver counterparts.
The designer was James B. Longacre. Composition .750 copper, .250 nickel.
They were all coined at the Philadelphia mint. The 1868 mintage was 3,252,000.
This quite nice coin is graded as a VF.