Three Dollar Gold
 DATEGRADEDESCRIPTIONPRICE
1854  $3PCGS AU-53 $ 1090
1854   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1856   $3NGC AU-55 1150
1856-S  $3PCGS VF-20 925
1874  $3PCGS XF-40 960
1874   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1874  $3PCGS AU-58 1329
1874   $3NGC MS-61 1910
1878   $3NGC AU-53 1150
1878   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1878   $3NGC AU-58 1329
1878   $3NGC MS-61 1910
1878   $3NGC MS-62 2235
1878  $3PCGS MS-62 2235



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.