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1878 $3 Gold. NGC graded MS-62. A hint of light gold tone. Since our observation is that this date is rarely fully struck, then this above-average coin has every suggestion of precision manufacture as seen in main elements of the design (PCGS # 8000) . Estimated Value $2,600 - 2,700. Categories:
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1878 $3 Gold. NGC graded MS-62. Untoned and frosty. The $3 gold piece was authorized by the Act of February 21, 1853, a very important piece of legislation from a numismatic viewpoint, an act which also affected the silver coinage, namely the reduction in weight of the half dime, dime, quarter ...