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Found weard Buffalo nickel please help??

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  • Found weard Buffalo nickel please help??

    Can someone please help me on this Buffalo nickel I had found hunting my 1st nickel box ever hunted and also it was an ender barely can see you doing. You barely can see date and the surfaces have a silvery texture texture kinda bumpy like compared to all the other buffalos I found the surfaces are just a dull flat or shiny look. Please pleasegive your opinion I posted pics below hopefully they do the job and hopefully I have a diamond in the ruff thank you guys very much and look forward to meeting you all!
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  • #2
    Someone soaked this coin in cold, slushy rubbing alcohol to "restore" it. Just damage, sorry.

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    • #3
      Thank you sir!

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      • #4
        You are very welcome! Nice find by the way....

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        • #5
          It has been common in the past to leave a buffalo nickel in a corrosive to try and teak out the date on a worn coin.
          Jason Cuvelier

          CONECA
          Lead attributer

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          • #6
            Thank you!!!!

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