1857 3cs Pf Silver Three Cent Coin

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1857-P Silver Three Cent Coin Value

The 1857-P silver three cent coin value ranges from $1 to $100,000 depending on the quality of the coin and its mint strike type.

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What is a 1857-P Silver Three Cent Coin?

The 1857-P Proof Silver Three Cent Coin is a silver coin that was minted at the Philadelphia mint. It has a legal tender value of $0.03. As a "Proof" coin, it was manufactured in a limited quantity, which makes it considered more collectible than "business strike" or "mint strike" coins which are produced for use as a monetary vessel. The mintage of this coin is unknown and is therefore considered very rare at a minimum. This coin contains a relatively small amount of silver at 0.67487 grams (0.02 oz. Adjusted Silver Weight).

Coin Specifications

Year 1857
Mint Philadelphia
Mintage 0
Diameter 14 millimeters
Production Proof
Material Silver
Weight 0.7500 grams / 0.0241 ounces
Precious Metal Silver
Metal Content 0.6749 grams / 0.0217 ounces
Metal Value $0.55  (as of 2020-12-22, 12:12 PM)
Obverse Designer James B. Longacre
Reverse Designer James B. Longacre
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