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    1871 Gold Three Dollar, MS61
    Low-Mintage Issue

    1871 $3 MS61 NGC. The 1871 three dollar gold piece had a mintage of only 1,300 coins, of which limited numbers survive in Mint State. This is a pleasing Uncirculated example, showing a bold strike and moderately reflective fields. The bright yellow-gold surfaces show minimal abrasions. Housed in a prior generation holder. Census: 16 in 61, 24 finer (7/16).
    From The Twelve Oaks Collection.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25MU, PCGS# 7993)

    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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