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    Carefully Preserved 1874 Three Dollar
    MS65
    , None Finer With Star at NGC

    1874 $3 MS65 ★ NGC. CAC. Booming luster and carefully preserved surfaces confirm the NGC Star designation, signifying superior eye appeal. This is a reasonably struck and undeniably lovely Gem, with light orange-gold coloration prevailing. Although the 1874 is not known as a better date within the difficult three dollar gold series, it is several times scarcer in higher grades than the 1878. The 1874 is always available for a price in MS61 to MS64, but Gems are elusive and desirable. Population: 1 in 65 , none other with a Star designation (7/11).
    Ex: Pittsburgh Signature (Heritage, 8/2004), lot 7239.
    From The Oliver Collection.(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 7KDE, PCGS# 7998)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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