1860 $3 MS (PCGS# 7980)

2009 April-May Cincinnati, OH (CSNS) US Coin Auction #1124

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    3714
  • Grade:
    MS63
  • Price:
    $7,475.00
Lot Description
1860 $3 MS63 PCGS. With an initial mintage of only 7,036 pieces, the 1860 three dollar gold piece is a scarce coin today. Q. David Bowers states, "Only a few hundred coins exist of this date, most of which are in circulated grades." The present coin is well struck, with frosty devices, and lovely hints of lavender color on the greenish-gold surfaces. Population: 11 in 63, 15 finer (3/09). From The American Princess Collection of $3 Gold.
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