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1861 Three-Dollar Gold Piece

Original Lot at Stack's Bowers

Lot #
6461
Grade
AU50
Sale Price
$2,990.00

Auction Details

Firm Sale Type Name Date Notes Lot
Stack's Bowers Auction The March 2011 Baltimore Auction Mar-2011 Eleanor C. Paradee 1861 Three-Dollar Gold Piece. AU-50 (PCGS). Warmly patinated in an even medium-gold hue, both sides are uncommonly smooth for the grade in that there are no sizeable or otherwise individually mentionable abrasions. Sharply defined, as well, and very appealing in a circulated survivor of this scarce Civil War-era Three. One of only 5,959 pieces produced for circulation, extant examples of which thought to number fewer than 300 coins in all grades (per Bowers and Winter, 2005).

Coin Details

PCGS # Service Cert # PCGS Pop PCGS Pop Higher PCGS Price GuideSM Value Set Registry
7982 PCGS 19122287 31 181 $3,100.00 View a set that requires this coin
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