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    Near-Mint 1880 Three Dollar Gold
    Bright Prooflike Surfaces

    1880 $3 AU58 NGC. Thomas Elder handled a large number of three dollar gold pieces early in his career, saving many attractive lightly circulated examples, like the present coin, for posterity. This well-detailed near-Mint specimen displays light yellow-gold surfaces, with prooflike reflectivity in most areas and some minor chatter between the devices. Census: 8 in 58, 96 finer (3/13).(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 25N3, PCGS# 8002)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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