JEFFERSON NICKEL RE-ENGRAVED DESIGNS

Revised on May 17, 2016

Copyright 2016 by James Wiles, Used with permission from CONECA.

 

 

1938

1952

1953

1954

 

 

 

1938

RED-001

Description:

Re-engraved Obverse lettering. All the letters of IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, and the 19 of the date have been hand engraved to strengthen their relief. A serif has been added to the lower S of TRUST; FS-05-1938-401

Grade:

PR66

Population:

13 = 25%

Markers:

UVC-0597

DMR-019

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Re-engraved upper serif of the E of UNITED EDS

Re-engraved lower straight lines of EPU

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1938

RED-002

Description:

Re-engraved Obverse lettering. A serif has been added to the lower S of TRUST. Other letters of IGWT are enhanced.

Grade:

Population:

3 = 6%

Markers:

I need to examine a copy for photos

UVC-0598

DMR-020

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

 

1938

RED-003

Description:

Strongly re-engraved ribbon. No serif on the lower S of TRUST; FS-05-1938-402

Grade:

PR64

Population:

5 = 10%

Markers:

UVC-1793

DMR-021

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Re-engraved lower straight lines of EPU MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1938

RED-004

Description:

Lightly re-engraved ribbon. IN GOD and LIB have been enhanced. No serif on the lower S of TRUST; FS-05-1938-403

Grade:

PR64

Population:

25 = 48%

Markers:

UVC-0580

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Re-engraved lower straight lines of EPU EDS

Re-engraved lower Right leg of the R of PLURIBUS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1938

RED-005

Description:

Re-engraved lower GO of GOD and TY of LIBERTY. No serif on the lower S of TRUST

Grade:

6 = 11%

Population:

Markers:

I need to examine a copy for photos

UVC-1794

DMR-022

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

 

1952

RED-001

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon; FS-05-1952-401

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-1662

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952

RED-002

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon and lower queue; FS-05-1952-402

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1713

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die clash through knot MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952

RED-003

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon and lower queue; FS-05-1952-403

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1714

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1952

RED-004

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon and lower queue; FS-05-1952-404

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-1742

DMR-007

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1953

RED-001

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon; FS-05-1953-401

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1661

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1953

RED-002

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-1821

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Brian Raines

 

1954

RED-001

Description:

Re-engraved ribbon; FS-05-1954-401

Grade:

PR65

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-1653

DMR-006

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EMDS

Stage B:

Large diagonal die gouge through ER of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles