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    1889 Three Dollar, MS65
    Exemplary Surfaces

    1889 $3 MS65 PCGS. This final three dollar piece is a low-mintage issue with a total production of only 2,300 business strikes. It is certainly scarcer than its 1888 predecessor. Although the overall survival rate is high, the date becomes rare in Gem condition. Ebullient luster emanates from the peach-gold surfaces of this crisply struck specimen. Perusal beneath a lens fails to locate remotely consequential contact. These factors add up to yielding great eye appeal. Housed in a green label holder. Population: 29 in 65 (1 in 65+), 13 finer (4/14).(Registry values: N4719) (NGC ID# 7KDU, PCGS# 8011)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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