Description: The silver Jefferson (“wartime”) nickel, a silver coin consisting of approximately 0.06 troy ounces of silver with a silver purity of 35%, features Thomas Jefferson (3rd President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence) on the obverse and Jefferson’s mountaintop home in Virgina on the reverse.

Face Value: Five Cents

Obverse Image: Thomas Jefferson (3rd President of the United States and author of the Declaration of Independence).

Reverse Image: Monticello (Jefferson’s mountaintop home in Virgina).

Diameter: N.A.

Thickness:  N.A.

Total Weight (grams): 5 grams

Silver Percentage (%): 35%

Silver Content (troy ounces): 0.06 troy ounces of silver.

Year(s) of Minting: 1942-1945

1942 - 1945 Silver Jefferson Wartime Nickels Obverse

Obverse

1942 - 1945 Silver Jefferson Wartime Nickels Reverse

Reverse

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