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$3 Indian Princess

$3 gold princess coin were issued from 1854-1889. The $3 Indian Princess gold coin is considered one of the most unusual coins produced by the United States Mint. Designer James B. Longacre was faced with the challenge of creating a coin that could be differentiated from $2.50 and $5 Liberty gold coins, in size, weight and design. Longacre met this challenge in creating the only $3 U.S. coin ever minted.

Coin Highlights:

  • Population of 94* in AU-58 at NGC, with only 22 certified in Mint State.
  • Mintage of 24,000.
  • Contains .1451 oz of Gold.
  • NGC encapsulation protects and guarantees the AU-58 condition.
  • Obverse: Longacre’s Indian Princess.
  • Reverse: Denomination and date inside a wreath of corn, cotton, tobacco, and wheat. Mint mark at 6 o’clock.
  • Guaranteed by the U.S. Mint.

Product Description

Product Specifications
Year:1854Purity:.900
Grade:Almost Unc – 58Manufacturer:US Mint
Grade ServiceNGCThickness:1.1 mm
Denomination:$3.00Diameter:20.5 mm
Mint Mark:O – New OrleansInner Pack:N/A
Metal Content:0.14512 troy ozOuter Pack:N/A