1859 $3 MS (PCGS# 7979)
The January 2012 Americana Sale
Lot Number: 10608
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1859 Three-Dollar Gold Piece. AU-50 (PCGS). This partially lustrous example also retains ample boldness of detail for a lightly worn example of this challenging 19th century gold type. Pale honey-gold color with mostly small, singularly inconspicuous abrasions scattered about.