The Buffalo Nickel is one of the most coveted historic American coin designs. Though it was in production at the US Mint from 1913 to 1938 and currently features on the Gold American Buffalo bullion series, you have never seen the Buffalo Nickel Native American portrait as it is found on the Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Round from the Osborne Mint. Right now, 1 oz Colorized Silver Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Rounds are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Round ships to you in a protective flip and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity!
- First design for American Legacy Collection silver rounds!
- Mintage limited to 5,000 silver rounds only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver.
- On the obverse is the original indigenous portrait from the Buffalo Nickel.
- The reverse includes the same image in left-profile relief instead.
- Colorized layer applied to obverse portrait.
- Inspired by the James Earle Fraser Buffalo Nickel design.
- Serial numbers etched on the edge of the rounds.
Each of the 1 oz Colorized Silver Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Rounds in this Silver.com listing comes with a protective plastic capsule and a Certificate of Authenticity. The capsules are custom-fitted to these domed specimens and the number on the COA matches the one etched onto the edge of the silver rounds.
This particular Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Round comes with a 3D, domed surface on the obverse side. The high dome of the obverse allows the Osborne Mint to deliver the indigenous tribal portrait with up to 10 times the visual depth of other proof replicas of the Buffalo Nickel.
For the obverse of 1 oz Colorized Silver Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Rounds, the Osborne Mint features Fraser’s right-profile portrait of the indigenous figure. He is shown with braided hair and feathers woven in. The word “Liberty” is inscribed on this side along with a commemorative date mark. There is also an application of gold colorization on the portrait to create additional visual contrast and brilliance.
On the reverse of 1 oz Colorized Silver Domed American Legacy Buffalo Nickel Rounds is the same image from the obverse, this time captured in left-profile relief. The portrait on this side is on a sunken surface and has different visuals as a result. “1 oz .999 Fine Silver” is inscribed on this side as well.
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