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    1878 Three Dollar, MS65
    Excellent Type Collection Coin

    1878 $3 MS65 PCGS. Although the 1878 three dollar gold piece is a common date, it is elusive in Gem or finer grades, as are all issues of this popular denomination. Both sides have brilliant and frosty yellow surfaces with intense orange-gold and pale blue toning near the peripheries. PCGS has only certified 69 finer examples of this issue (6/11).(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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