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    1877 Three Dollar, AU55
    A Key Date in the Series

    1877 $3 AU55 PCGS. The 1877 three dollar gold piece comes from a scanty production of 1,468 coins and is difficult to locate in all grades. PCGS and NGC have graded fewer than 90 examples in all levels of preservation, only 20 of which are Uncirculated. The yellow-gold surfaces of this Choice AU specimen display traces of luster in the recessed areas. Strong definition is apparent on the design elements though the bowknot shows the usual softness. Scattered circulation marks are more prominent on the reverse. An important key in the three dollar gold series. Population: 13 in 55, 20 finer (12/14).(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25MY, PCGS# 7999)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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