||1800 10C MS61 NGC. CAC. JR-2, R.5. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Only two die varieties of 1800 dimes are known, and JR-2 is slightly rarer than JR-1. There are only five or six Mint State 1800 JR-2 dimes known, including two examples from the Ed Price Collection, and this piece from the Eric P. Newman Collection. Both sides show a few faint hairlines and other trivial marks on the brilliant ivory surfaces with delicate peripheral iridescence. Census: 1 in 61, 5 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 @ $50.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $25,850.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.