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    1854 Three Dollar, MS65
    Quality First-Year Example

    1854 $3 MS65 PCGS. While it has the highest mintage of the three dollar series (and is the only one to reach the six figures), the 1854 three dollar is not so available in Gem condition as its novelty status might suggest. In fact, MS65 coins such as this are condition rarities. The swirling, half-pillowy luster that would become a three dollar trademark is in full evidence here, primarily pale yellow with hints of greenish-gold. Only a few light grazes, the most prominent of which is to the left of the reverse wreath, preclude an even finer designation. Population: 20 in 65, 11 finer (5/13).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 25M3, PCGS# 7969)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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