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1869/'8' 3CS (Regular Strike)

Series: Star Three Cent Silvers 1851-1872

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS #:
3690
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
14.30 millimeters
Weight:
0.75 grams
Mintage:
4,500
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 50 R-8.5 1 / 16 1 / 25
60 or Better 20 R-9.1 1 / 16 1 / 25
65 or Better 5 R-9.7 1 / 16 1 / 25
Survival Estimate
All Grades 50
60 or Better 20
65 or Better 5
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.5
60 or Better R-9.1
65 or Better R-9.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 1 / 16
60 or Better 1 / 16
65 or Better 1 / 16
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 1 / 25
60 or Better 1 / 25
65 or Better 1 / 25

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade
Jaime Hernandez:

The 3 Cent Silver 1869/8 is the most common type found for 1869.