||1837 10C MS66 S NGC. CAC. JR-3, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This last-year Bust dime, certified MS66 with the added NGC Star for superior eye appeal, is a coin that will definitely turn heads, appealing to type collectors and toning enthusiasts alike. The reverse is mostly silver and gold with light tinges of mint-green, but the obverse shows fantastic concentric patina in a rainbow of colors, from silver centers to pale pinkish-purple to mint, russet, and deep royal blue. The obverse shows no evidence of the die crack described in the JR dime book. A series of narrow rim breaks is evident on the obverse from 1 o'clock to 4 o'clock. The reverse displays narrow rim breaks over D STA. Census: 7 in 66 (2 in 66 S), 0 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 @ $2.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $30,550.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.