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    1888 Three Dollar Gold, AU58
    Favorite Issue of J.W. Scott

    1888 $3 AU58 NGC. Thanks in part to the efforts of J.W. Scott, who bought many examples of the 1888 three dollar gold piece directly from the Mint and sold them over the years to contemporary numismatists, the 1888 is not as difficult to locate as its mintage of 5,000 pieces would suggest. This impressive AU58 specimen exhibits lustrous orange-gold surfaces and well-detailed design elements, with just a trace of wear.(Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# 25NB, PCGS# 8010)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    April, 2013
    24th-28th Wednesday-Sunday
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