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    Gem 1889 Three Dollar Gold

    1889 $3 MS65 PCGS. Brilliant golden luster with scattered touches of orange patina. The strike is bold and the surfaces display only faint marks. The final-year issue and a bit more available than a small mintage of 2,300 pieces might suggest. Nonetheless, no three dollar issue is common in Gem condition and this date is considerably more difficult than the 1878 and 1888 issues. (NGC ID# 7KDU, PCGS# 8011)

    Weight: 5.02 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    October, 2001
    7th Sunday
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