1877 THREE DOLLARS
PCGS Nos: 7999, 8041, 98041
Circulation strikes: 1,468
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
grains (5.02 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) below the wreath on the reverse
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Ex - Great Lakes collection
PCGS MS-64. Ex - Heritage
Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s, "Summer 2001 Long Beach Signature
Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8913, plated, unsold Ex:
Bass, Harry Bass purchased from Stanley Kesselman, July 1974; Bass II
(Bowers and Merena, 10/99), lot 696, where it realized $32,200.00
NGC Proof-63. Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach"
Elite Coin Auction, May 25- 27, Lot 3652, sold for $23,000.00
PCI MS-63 Cleaned. Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins &
Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16,
18-20, 2001, Lot 3992, illustrated, sold for $6,325.00
PCGS VF-35. Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles,
Inc.'s "The California Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 858
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-64.
finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 3 PR-65's.
The finest Deep Cameo Proof
examples graded by PCGS are 2 PR-65's.
"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