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Catalog Number PAM00048
Title Buffalo nickel replica
Description Oversized metal reproduction of a Buffalo nickel (five-cent piece)
Obverse has native American head
Reverse depicts buffalo
On obverse: "Liberty -- 1913"
On reverse: "United States of America -- E pluribus unum -- Five cents" with "S" mint mark
Notes Designer of original buffalo nickel was James Earle Fraser
Mint mark "S" represents San Francisco
Object Name Paperweight
Date Undated
Collection E.A. Stead Lake Home Office Museum
Search Terms Paperweight
Subjects Paperweights
Coins