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1888 $3 (Regular Strike)

Series: Indian Princess $3 1854-1889

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

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PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS #:
8010
Designer:
James Barton Longacre
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
20.50 millimeters
Weight:
5.02 grams
Mintage:
5,000
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Gold, 10% Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 2,000 R-4.6 34 / 41 TIE 34 / 41 TIE
60 or Better 800 R-5.4 37 / 41 37 / 41
65 or Better 175 R-7.2 30 / 41 30 / 41
Survival Estimate
All Grades 2,000
60 or Better 800
65 or Better 175
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-4.6
60 or Better R-5.4
65 or Better R-7.2
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 34 / 41 TIE
60 or Better 37 / 41
65 or Better 30 / 41
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 34 / 41 TIE
60 or Better 37 / 41
65 or Better 30 / 41

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade

Bob R. Simpson Collection

1 MS67 PCGS grade

Richard C. Jewell Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2005:659, $66,700

3 MS66+ PCGS grade

Great Lakes Collection - Hanks & Associates, sold privately as an entire collection in 10/2005 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3130, $22,325

3 MS66+ PCGS grade

Gypsy Collection

3 MS66+ PCGS grade
3 MS66+ PCGS grade

JD’s (J.E. Dixon) Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

3 MS66+ PCGS grade
8 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade
8 MS66 PCGS grade
8 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS67 PCGS grade

Bob R. Simpson Collection

#1 MS67 PCGS grade

Richard C. Jewell Collection - American Numismatic Rarities 3/2005:659, $66,700

#3 MS66+ PCGS grade

Great Lakes Collection - Hanks & Associates, sold privately as an entire collection in 10/2005 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3130, $22,325

#3 MS66+ PCGS grade

Gypsy Collection

#3 MS66+ PCGS grade
#3 MS66+ PCGS grade

JD’s (J.E. Dixon) Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#3 MS66+ PCGS grade
MS66 PCGS grade #8 MS66 PCGS grade
#8 MS66 PCGS grade
#8 MS66 PCGS grade
David Akers (1975/88): The 1888 is reasonably obtainable in any condition including gem uncirculated. Although most uncs are frosty, I have seen some proof-like business strikes of this date, but none of them have appeared to me to be deceptive enough to be mistaken for proofs.