Three Dollar Gold
 DATEGRADEDESCRIPTIONPRICE
1854  $3PCGS AU-50 $ 1090
1854   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1854  $3PCGS AU-58 1329
1854   $3NGC MS-61 1955
1855  $3PCGS AU-58 1145
1856 S  Medium S  $3NGC XF-45 Light orange peel over yellow-gold surfaces.1705
1874   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1874  $3PCGS AU-58 1329
1874   $3NGC MS-61 1880
1874  $3PCGS MS-61 1880
1874  $3PCGS MS-61 1880
1878  $3PCGS AU-55 1200
1878   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1878   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1878   $3NGC MS-61 1880
1878  $3PCGS MS-61 1880
1878   $3NGC MS-62 2245
1878   $3NGC MS-62 2245
1878  $3PCGS MS-62 2245



Facts


With low mintages the rule throughout this series, Longacre's $3 gold coins are the most sought after denomination in the US Gold Type Set. Longacre later recycled this design for the "Type 3" Gold $1, and reused the reverse design for the Flying Eagle Cent.