Three Dollar Gold
1871  $3PCGS MS-61 $ 5465
1878  $3PCGS MS-64 4370
1879   $3NGC MS-63+ PL PL9775
1883   $3NGC MS-64 PL PL14375


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.