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    1889 Three Dollar, Lustrous MS65
    A Low-Mintage Issue

    1889 $3 MS65 PCGS. This final three dollar piece is an elusive, low-mintage issue, with a total production of only 2,300 business strikes. Although the overall survival rate is high, the date becomes very scarce in Gem condition and rare any finer. Ebullient luster emanates from the peach-gold surfaces of this MS65 specimen and a solid strike delivers strong definition to the design elements. These factors add up to yielding great eye appeal. Housed in a prior generation green-label holder. Population: 29 in 65 (1 in 65+), 13 finer (12/13).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 7KDU, PCGS# 8011)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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