1861 $3 PCGS MS64

Frosty Civil War Date

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #939.
Closed On: Sunday, December 18, 2016 9:49 PM.
For: $19,750.

1861 $3 PCGS MS64

DLRC #: 1113381 // PCGS #: 7982

A low mintage date of 5,959 coins, the 1861 is a popular issue amongst Civil War era collectors. In fact, only 4 pieces have been graded higher by PCGS. This particular example is a frosty and lustrous coin with very pretty surfaces and fantastic eye appeal.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $3 Princess Gold
  • Type Princess head
  • Years for Type 1854-1889
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Three dollar gold
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer James B. Longacre
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% copper
  • Weight 5.015g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 5,959
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1861 $3 NGC MS61 $5,250.00 12/20/2007
1861 $3 PCGS/CAC AU55 $5,250.00 09/24/2018
1861 $3 NGC AU55 $2,200.00 07/21/2004
1861 $3 NGC XF45 $1,350.00 11/27/2006
1861 $3 PCGS XF45 $1,200.00 10/03/2005