Buffalo Nickel Lapel Pin
- Hand-crafted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
- Vintage Buffalo nickel
- Nickel backing and post
- Gift boxed
This simple - but elegant - lapel pin is made from the outline of a bison that has been intricately hand-cut from an antique five-cent coin and attached to a nickel backing and post. It is a lovely piece of truly American design and workmanship, and would make a wonderful gift or a special keepsake for yourself!
The Buffalo nickel or Indian Head nickel is a five-cent piece that was struck by the United States Mint from 1913 to 1938. The obverse of the coin shows an American Indian, while the reverse displays an American bison.