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    Superb Mint State 1863 Three-Dollar

    1863 MS 66 PCGS. Another briefly minted three and one that is usually seen with at least ten points of wear, from a mintage of 5,000 business strikes. This outstanding piece is light in color with orange peripheral accents on the obverse. There is little reflectivity in the fields, although the obverse is clearly striated after having been struck from freshly polished dies. Clash marks about the portrait and within the wreath are more normal than peculiar to this date. Population: 2 in 66, 3 finer (12/97). (NGC ID# 7K5R, PCGS# 7984)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    March, 1998
    19th-20th Thursday-Friday
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