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    1868 Three Dollar, MS62
    Rich Orange-Gold Color

    1868 $3 MS62 PCGS. The 1868 three dollar gold issue saw a mintage of 4,850 pieces for circulation, a quantity that would be considered paltry in most series but is on the high side for the series at hand. Examples are available up through the Select Mint State level but become scarce in higher grades. This MS62 PCGS-certified coin offers rich luster on orange-gold surfaces with a few scattered marks that determine the grade, including one hit in the center of Liberty's cheek. Population: 42 in 62 (1 in 62+), 43 finer (1/14).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25MP, PCGS# 7989)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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