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1882 $3 PCGS MS65

This edition of Coin Porn is stunning specimen, an 1882 $3 in PCGS MS65.  I’ve always had a bit of a soft spot for three dollar coins: never terribly popular in their day, their odd denomination and beautiful design make them stand out in a time otherwise dominated by Seated Liberty as far as the eye could see. … and of

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1908 $5 Indian, PCGS MS65

Gold Indians are always beautiful, and this lovely gem 1908 $5 Indian is no exception.  This 1908 specimen marks the first appearance of the Indian, and the new design was struck in Philadelphia (577,845 minted), Denver (148,000), and San Francisco (82,000). Unique because of the incuise design (the field is the highest part with the design and devices cut into

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