Federal republic (1776-date)
|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||3 Cents (0.03 USD)|
|Composition||Silver (.750) (.250 copper)|
|Orientation||Coin alignment ↑↓|
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Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Shield on six sided star
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Roman numeral III inside a stylized C
|United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)|
|O||United States Mint, New Orleans, United States (1835-1942)|
The three-cent pieces, called the trime by the Treasury Department, was first authorized by Congress on March 3, 1851. The weights of the silver three-cent pieces were specified as 12 3/8 grains (.80 grams, KM #75) and 11 13/25 grains (.75 grams, KM# 80 and KM# 88).
|1851||5 447 400||$ 11||22%|
|1851 O||720 000||4%|
|1852||18 663 500||$ 9.68||$ 21||$ 20||$ 30||$ 56||49%|
|1852||1.7%||overdate "1" over inverted "2"|
|1853||11 400 000||$ 15||$ 38||$ 18||$ 55||48%|
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