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    1860-S Three Dollar Gold, AU53
    Elusive S-Mint Issue

    1860-S $3 AU53 NGC. Only 7,000 three dollar gold pieces were struck at the San Francisco Mint in 1860, and few examples were saved by contemporary collectors, making the issue elusive in all grades today. This attractive AU53 specimen shows just a trace of wear on the well-detailed design elements and the lustrous yellow-gold surfaces are lightly abraded. Census: 12 in 53, 40 finer (2/18).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 7K5M, PCGS# 7981)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    March, 2018
    29th-31st Thursday-Saturday
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