1860-S THREE DOLLARS
PCGS No: 7981
Circulation strikes: 4,408
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
grains (5.02 grams)
Mintmark: "S" (for San Francisco, CA) below the wreath on the reverse
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PCGS AU-58 (illustrated above).
Ex - Great Lakes collection.
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62, a full five points
ahead of three AU-58's.
NGC AU-58. Ex - Heritage
Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale",
August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7195, illustrated, sold for $8,337.50
PCGS AU-53. Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles'
"The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001,
Lot 1330, illustrated, sold for $4,600.00
PCGS EF-40. Ex - Ira
& Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The California
Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 835 @$4,600.00
EF-40. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass,
Jr. Collection, Part IV Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 277,
illustrated, sold for $3,220.00 Purchased
from Abe Kosoff, August 1973
Sharpness of VG-8. Ex
- Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson
Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 3990, not
illustrated, sold for $287.00
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-62.
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial
Coins" by Walter Breen
"The PCGS Population
Report, July 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service