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    1879 Three Dollar Gold, MS63
    Prooflike Surfaces

    1879 $3 MS63 NGC. Production of three dollar gold pieces dropped dramatically after the large mintage of 1878, as the Philadelphia Mint struck only 3,000 pieces in 1879. This attractive Select example exhibits well-detailed design elements and prooflike orange-gold surfaces. Only minor contact marks are evident and the coin actually shows some elements of contrast when tilted in the light.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 25N2, PCGS# 8001)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    June, 2013
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
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