|Title||1822 50C O-104, MS|
|Service Catalog #||39589|
1822 50C O-104, R.3, AU55 NGC. N is higher than either U or I in UNITED to identify the moderately scarce O-104 variety. This example displays shades of bluish-gray and pale russet toning from long storage in its kraft envelope. Reddish luster glows in protected areas of the nearly mark-free surfaces. A sharp strike remains, with slight wear at the top folds of the cap as well as on the eagle's brow and claws. Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp and Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $3.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15434, realized $852. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
|Image Collection||Eric P. Newman Collection, Part IX|