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    Vibrant, Satiny Gem 1854 Three Dollar

    1854 $3 MS65 NGC. Just an extraordinary example of this underappreciated (at least in high grades) first year of issue, distinctive as the only year in which small letters were used on the reverse. The satiny yellow-gold surfaces could hardly be more vibrant, in fact we have never seen an 1854 Three Dollar with vibrancy that exceeded this Gem, and the shimmering fields are essentially as struck. If the cataloger has given the impression that he really likes this coin, that would be an accurate assessment. Population: 7 in 65, 3 finer (5/01). (NGC ID# 25M3, PCGS# 7969)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    August, 2001
    8th-11th Wednesday-Saturday
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