Coin Specifications

Category: Three Dollar Gold (1854-1889)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 35
Obverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer: James B. Longacre
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 5.0150g
AGW: 0.1451oz
Melt Value: $295.63 (8/7/2020)
Diameter: 20.5mm
Edge: Reeded
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1862 $3 PF obverse 1862 $3 PF reverse
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Description & Analysis

A paltry 35 proofs were produced of this issue, and it is doubtful that more than 15 pieces have survived today, including two impounded in museums.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/8/2020

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1862 $3 PF
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1862 $3 PF CA
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1862 $3 PF UC
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 7
Low Grade: 64
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 66

The chart showing 64 series, 65 series, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 8/4/2020 1862 $3 PF CA
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------------31-----4
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Total---------------31-----4
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1862 $3 PF UC
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Base----------------12----3
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Total----------------32----5
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NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1862 $3 PF CA
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Base111111252535253607366137393790414147935563687387681038413065111
11111842285835523625368737563907435850495999750493061127713065110
000000285835523625368737563907435850495999750493061127713065100
000000319135793643371337734024457553066436813698451217113065100
1862 $3 PF UC
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Base111111112444314039014307469454076248767297231045813697173342235029362
1111111815267633934036443649315687672283559968115371490919006246870
000000181526763393403644364931568767228355996811537149091900600
00000011629290836474171456551695967719790391021312617161212067800
1862 $3 PF
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Base11111123023238331533653439348638174431515864008200974012300158262074927718
1111176826143263333133893454359640214673557270008713105931347517467230720
0000002614326333313389345435964021467355727000871310593134751746700
0000002926328933483414347037064226491559867600922611446146501910800
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