||1806 50C Pointed 6, Stem MS63 NGC. O-114a, R.4. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This lustrous, beautifully impressed Draped Bust half dollar sports shades of golden-brown, blue-steel, and gray toning that enhance the very lightly marked surfaces. Its true selling point, however, is the magnificent die break that completely bisects the reverse from 9:30 to 3:30. We know of no finer example and none is listed in Stephen Herrman's latest AMBPR. Census for O-114a: 1 in 63, 0 finer (9/13). 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 @ $15.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $25,850.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.