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    Prooflike 1872 Three Dollar, MS62

    1872 $3 MS62 PCGS. An amazing example of a scarce date, seldom encountered finer. This 1872 three dollar piece has fully mirrored fields with deep orange-gold surfaces. The low business-strike mintage of 2,000 pieces is responsible for the considerable prooflikeness appearing throughout, with pretty yellow-orange color, a few stray, undistracting abrasions, and some light field chatter. The devices are highly lustrous and the overall appearance resembles that of a Cameo proof, although it is clearly a business strike. The reverse die is rotated perhaps 20 degrees counterclockwise from the obverse. Population: 16 in 62, 10 finer (2/09).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25MV, PCGS# 7994)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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