||1838 10C Large Stars MS66+ NGC. CAC. Fortin-108a. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The so-called "Partial Drapery" variety resulted from a clash of the E in DIME near the elbow, though the clashmark is moderately faded on this example. The flag of the 1 in the date is repunched. Satiny and intricately struck with smooth surfaces and dusky olive-gray, lilac, and chestnut-brown toning. Census: 29 in 66 (1 in 66+), 11 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 @ $3.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $6,756.25 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.