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    1879 Three Dollar, Reflective MS63
    Razor-Sharp Strike

    1879 $3 MS63 PCGS. CAC. The 1879 is one of the more collectible three dollar gold issues, though it claims a small mintage of 3,000 coins. This MS63 example displays significant prooflike reflectivity. The relief elements are fully struck throughout the lustrous rose and yellow-gold surfaces. Minor marks have no effect on the visual quality of this high-end three dollar. Certified in a green label holder. CAC: 12 in 63, 33 finer (10/18).(Registry values: N2998)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25N2, PCGS# 8001)

    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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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    13th-14th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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