1870 SILVER 3CS, TYPE 3 MS66
A GEM. ONLY 3,000 STRUCK. JUST 3 COINS GRADED HIGHER. CAC.
NGC Graded Higher:
In 1870, the Sioux chief Red Cloud traveled to Washington D.C. where he met with President Ulysses S. Grant. This meeting took place two years after the end of what is called Red Cloud’s War that ended with the a treaty that established the Great Sioux Reservation. This 1870 silver three cent recalls the first of two of Red Cloud’s visits to Washington.