||1814 50C MS64 NGC. CAC. O-109, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This spectacular Choice specimen displays vivid shades of cerulean-blue, lavender-gray, and golden-brown toning, with vibrant mint luster underneath. The design elements are sharply rendered except for a touch of softness on the eagle's claws, and no mentionable abrasions are evident. A few Gem or near Gem specimens from this die pair are known. The Newman coin may well belong in the Condition Census. 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 $9,400.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.