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    Wonderful Select 1857 Three Dollar Gold

    1857 $3 MS63 PCGS. Pleasingly detailed for this earlier three dollar gold issue with vibrant luster and hints of wheat on the straw-gold surfaces. Lightly clashed on each side, a typical feature, with scattered, wispy abrasions that account for the grade. Despite its status as one of the more available issues for the denomination, the 1857 is a condition rarity in MS63 and exceedingly elusive any finer, with just three such coins graded by PCGS (10/07).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 7K5G, PCGS# 7976)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    November, 2007
    6th-7th Tuesday-Wednesday
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