1861 $3 MS (PCGS# 7982)

2008 December Houston, TX Signature Coin Auction #1118

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Lot Description
1861 $3 AU55 PCGS. An incredible representative of the rare 1861 three dollar gold piece, this example is housed in a green label holder and retains exceptional aesthetic appeal. The mintage was a mere 5,959 coins at the start of the Civil War. The attractive lemon-yellow surfaces are satin and lustrous, with only a few scattered and unimportant marks. Population: 28 in 55, 65 finer (10/08).
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