||1838 H10C Large Stars, No Drapery MS66+ NGC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The 1838 Seated Liberty half dime enjoyed a large mintage of 2.2 million pieces, making the date available and popular with type collectors. This well struck high-end Premium Gem exhibits strong eye appeal. The surfaces are lustrous and display pleasing toning in shades of steel-gray and walnut-brown. The reverse exhibits a clockwise rotation. Census: 49 in 66 (1 in 66+, 1 in 66 S), 29 finer (10/13). Ex: "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $2.25; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,820.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.