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    1886 MS63 Prooflike Three Dollar
    Second Finest at NGC

    1886 $3 MS63 Prooflike NGC. David Bowers, in his United States $3 Gold Pieces, estimates that fewer than 40 Mint State 1886 three dollar examples are extant from a mintage of 1,000 circulation strikes. NGC has assigned fewer than 30 coins the Prooflike designation, of which the present MS63 and an MS65 are the finest (9/11). Both sides display even, light reddish patina and relatively good field-motif contrast. The design elements are fully struck, including even the bow on the lower reverse. Numerous small abrasions are scattered about, but none are worthy of individual mention. An outstanding piece for the gold specialist. (NGC ID# 25N9, PCGS# 78008)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2011
    13th-16th Thursday-Sunday
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