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    Near-Mint 1856-S Three Dollar
    Medium S Mintmark

    1856-S $3 AU58 PCGS. Medium S. The most often seen die variety for the issue with a "tail" die break from the second L in DOLLARS. Any San Francisco three is very scarce, however. The present orange-gold near-Mint example shows slight wear near the eyebrow but marks of any consequence are absent. Population: 30 in 58, 10 finer (9/12).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 25M9, PCGS# 7975)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    October, 2012
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