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    1882 Three Dollar Gold, MS65+
    Only Two Finer Coins at NGC

    1882 $3 MS65+ NGC. The 1882 three dollar gold piece claims a small mintage of just 1,500 pieces. A small mintage of 76 proofs was also struck to satisfy collector demand and contemporary collectors saved few high-quality business strikes for numismatic purposes. Accordingly, the 1882 is an elusive issue in high grade today. The regular-issue coins show repunching on the 2 in the date, making it easy to differentiate between proofs and business strikes.

    The present coin is a Plus-graded Gem, with well-detailed design elements that show just a trace of softness on the headdress feathers. The impeccably preserved orange-gold surfaces radiate vibrant mint luster, with traces of prooflike reflectivity in selected areas. Eye appeal is terrific. Census: 7 in 65 (1 in 65+, 2 in 65 ), 2 finer (7/19).(Registry values: N7079)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25N5, PCGS# 8004)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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