1873 $3 NGC AU53 (Closed 3)

Rare Date!

One of the great rarities in U.S. gold issues, researches believe fewer than 100 coins were struck of the 1873 Princess. Rare in any grade and highly desired by collectors. Lovely AU example! Minimal wear with attractive medium-gold color throughout with prooflike luster around the devices.

Asking Price: $15,500.00


Asking Price: $15,500.00

1873 $3 NGC AU53 (Closed 3)

DLRC #: 2005006 // PCGS #: 7995

One of the great rarities in U.S. gold issues, researches believe fewer than 100 coins were struck of the 1873 Princess. Rare in any grade and highly desired by collectors. Lovely AU example! Minimal wear with attractive medium-gold color throughout with prooflike luster around the devices.

  • 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 2,000
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1873 $3 NGC AU Details (Closed 3, Improperly Cleaned) $4,100.00 01/06/2011
1873 $3 PCGS MS62 (Closed 3) $28,055.00 04/02/2018
1873 $3 Closed 3 NGC AU50 $9,750.00 07/21/2004