1870 $3 MS61 PCGS. The 1870 three dollar gold piece claims a small mintage of 3,500 pieces and the issue is scarce to rare in all grades

1870 $3 MS61 PCGS. The 1870 three dollar gold piece claims a small mintage of 3,500 pieces and the issue is scarce to rare in all grades. Mint State examples are particularly elusive, and this delightful specimen features prooflike greenish-gold surfaces and well-detailed devices. Population: 8 in 61, 22 finer (9/11). Grade: 61, Service: PCGS, Service No.: 7991, Issue Date: 1870, Denomination: $3