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    1856-S Three Dollar, AU53
    Lightly Circulated S-Mint Issue

    1856-S $3 AU53 NGC. Medium S. The San Francisco Mint accomplished a mintage of 34,500 pieces in 1856, small by the standards of other denominations, but more than any other S-mint three dollar issue. Few if any coins were set aside by collectors until many years after mintage. The present smooth peach-gold example shows moderate wear on the curls but luster illuminates the legends, wreath, and headdress.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 25M9, PCGS# 7975)

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    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2012
    29th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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