Click to enlargeJ486/P575

The Lincoln nickel design probably the most popular of these issues. This is the only Lincoln head pattern produced by the U.S. Mint.

Examples were struck as follows:

Nickel J486/P575 with the following 8 confirmed:

1) CMB-Smithsonian

2) Mitchelson-CSL

3) ANA Museum

4) Fairfield-B/R 10/77, Superior 2/00, Heritage 4/18 - PCGS64, illustrated above

5) B/R 5/77, B/R Rare Coin Reviews, Virginia collection, Heritage 1/17 - PCGS64

6) Stacks 10/03, StacksBowers 9/11, Simpson collection - PCGS64

7) Heritage 1/15 - NGC64

8) B/M 1/97, Wilcox, Leidman - PCGS63

Copper and/or Bronze J487-J488/P576. These are known on both thin 58 grain and thick 72 grain planchets with about a dozen or so combined known.

Photo courtesy of Superior.