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Mint Error: 1857 3cS NGC MS63 (Struck Thru Rim Burr)

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Mint Error: 1857 3cS NGC MS63 (Struck Thru Rim Burr)

DLRC #: 316795 // PCGS #: 3673

Lustrous and brilliant example of this 3-cent silver. A minor strike-through error in the letters C and A of AMERICA. The type 2 design of three-cent silvers were struck from 1854-58 and represent the scarcest of the three design types.

  • Category 2-Cent & 3-Cent Pieces
  • Series 3-Cent Silver
  • Type Three-Cent Silver, Type 2
  • Years for Type 1854-1858
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Three Cent Silver
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 0.9 silver; 0.1 copper
  • Weight 0.8g
  • Edge Type Plain
  • Mintage 1,042,000
Title Realized Sold
1857 3cS PCGS MS63 $540.00 06/01/2009
1857 3cS PCGS MS63 $446.00 06/27/2005
1857 3cS NGC MS63 $420.00 06/13/2005
1857 3cS PCGS Genuine XF Details, Scratch - No Reserve! $67.78 05/04/2014
1857 3cS NGC/CAC MS65 $1,810.00 04/19/2012