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  • Coin Specifications

  • Category $3.00 Gold
  • Mint location Philadelphia
  • Mintage 500
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition Gold
  • Weight 5.015g
  • AGW 0.1452oz
  • Melt value $186.81
  • Diameter 20.5mm
  • Edge Reeded
8003

$3 1881 AU 50 PCGS

Lightly toned in a blend of sunset and soft golden mint luster. Fairly well struck. Moderate minute ticks and scuffs. No particularly hard or detracting contact marks. Just light rubbing. Semi-prooflike surfaces. One of the most important dates within the three-dollar gold piece series; just 500 business strikes were coined. It is, in fact, the lowest mintage date struck for circulation. PCGS has certified a total of just 71 pieces.

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