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1857-S Three Dollar Gold, AU53
Rare Issue in High Grade

1857-S $3 AU53 NGC. Only 14,250 three dollar gold pieces were struck at the San Francisco Mint in 1857 and the entire mintage was released into circulation, with no examples saved by contemporary numismatists. The 1857-S is a rare issue in AU grades and Mint State pieces are extremely rare. This attractive AU53 specimen is well-detailed, with pleasing greenish-gold surfaces that show only minor contact marks. Census: 30 in 53, 40 finer (3/13).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25MB, PCGS# 7977)

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Auction Dates
April, 2013
24th-28th
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