1859 $3 MS (PCGS# 7979)

2011 December 8-11 US Coins Signature Auction- New York #1162

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    4505
  • Grade:
    MS63
  • Price:
    $7,763.00
Lot Description
1859 $3 MS63 PCGS. The 1859 three dollar gold piece claims a mintage of 15,558 pieces, fairly generous in the context of the series, but quite small in absolute terms. This impressive Select example features well-detailed design elements and satiny mint luster. The pleasing orange-gold surfaces are accented by hints of rose and lilac. Population: 28 in 63, 18 finer (11/11).
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