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Jefferson Nickel Schlag Monticello Reverse - 1938-2003, 2006-2007
  • Quality: Proof, Uncirculated, Circulating  
  • Production Facility: Philadelphia; Denver  
  • Public Law Number: Act of April 2, 1792  
Portrait of President Thomas Jefferson in profile and inscriptions: In God We Trust, Liberty, 2003.
Obverse: Download
Obverse Description:
This coin was first produced in 1938 and it replaced the 1913 Indian-head nickel - also know as the Buffalo nickel The image is of President Thomas Jefferson in profile, as painted by Rembrandt Peale in 1800. The inscriptions on the coin says; In God We Trust, Liberty, and the year. Two United States Mint Directors, Elias Boudinot and Robert Patterson, served during President Jefferson's tenure in office
Obverse Designer:
Felix Schlag


Image of Monticello, President Jefferson's historic home near Charlottesville, Virginia; and inscriptions: E Pluribus Unum, Monticello, Five Cents, and United States of America.
Reverse: Download
Reverse Description:
The reverse shows Monticello the historic home of President Jefferson located in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the inscriptions: E Pluribus Unum, Monticello, Five Cents, and United States of America.
Reverse Designer:
Felix Schlag


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