|2005 Ocean In View Nickel Collection with Deluxe Display Box (Set of 5)|
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- For the first time since 1938, the U.S. Mint will produce new Nickel designs. It
first commemorative Nickels ever struck by the U.S. Mint!
magnificent set features the following 5 (five) Brilliant Uncirculated Ocean
In View Nickels in five varieties:
- 24KT Pure Gold
- Mint Mark "P"
- Mint Mark "D"
- The obverse design for the 2005 nickels will bear, for the first time in 67
years, a new likeness of America’s third president, Thomas Jefferson. The
“Liberty” inscription on the coin is based upon Jefferson’s own handwriting. The second of two new reverses on the 2005-dated nickel features
a design based on a photograph by Andrew E. Cier of Astoria,
Oregon - visually depicts the expedition`s exultation on believing they had
finally reached the Pacific Ocean after so many months of arduous travel. In commemoration of the bicentennials of the Louisiana Purchase and the Lewis
and Clark expedition, the President enacted Public Law 108-15 to modify the
Jefferson 5-cent coin (nickel) to reflect images evocative of the historic
expedition into the Louisiana Territory.
coin is a limited edition that can never be made again, and just a small fraction
of all coins have been set aside by the Merrick Mint for these spectacular collections.
- Each set comes with a Certificate
of Authenticity and Black Felt Display box with Acrylic 2-sided viewable holders as shown
- We at the Merrick Mint take great pride in our
Nickel Sets as it is one of our many signature products.
Our Nickel collections are
rated #1 by our customers for design, quality, and content. If you are a
retail store or coin dealer, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for wholesale
pricing, large quantity availability, and purchasing of individual nickels