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    Scintillating 1878 Three Dollar Gold, MS65 NGC

    1878 $3 MS65 NGC. As a date, the 1878 is the most plentiful Three Dollar gold piece in today's market. Examples in all grades up to an including MS65 can be obtained with a minimum of patience. Pieces above that vaunted grade level are, however, seldom offered. This is a gorgeous coin whose golden-rose and mint-green surfaces show scintillating mint frost. The strike is impeccable and all features show clearly. Elusive any finer, this coin should be considered among the most attractive survivors of this popular gold issue.(#8000) (Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 25MZ, PCGS# 8000)

    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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    June, 2005
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