||1870 H10C PR66 NGC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The 1870 proof Seated Liberty half dime is a scarce date from a low mintage of 1,000 pieces. This Premium Gem survivor exhibits bold design definition and rich toning, particularly on the reverse. The colors include sea-green, champagne, orange, red, and violet. A number of die polish lines are present. Census: 25 in 66, 9 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 @ $4.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,645.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.