Description

    1857-S $3 -- Mount Removed -- PCGS Genuine. The PCGS number ending in .98 suggests Damage as the reason, or perhaps one of the reasons, that PCGS deemed this coin not gradable. In our opinion, this coin has the details of an AU specimen that was formerly used in jewelry. The butter-gold surfaces are bright and the fields are unnaturally reflective due to polishing. The obverse field has a couple of pinscratches, and the lower obverse and upper reverse borders are tooled. The edge is filed near 6 o'clock. A rare San Francisco issue. (NGC ID# 7K5H, PCGS# 7977)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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