||1819/8 50C Small 9 MS63 NGC. O-101, R.1. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Though five other 1819/8 die pairs are known, only the O-101 has a Small 9. A sharply impressed Select half-dollar with subdued luster and rich autumn-brown and stone-gray centers. The peripheries are electric blue, gold and turquoise. Marks are nearly absent. 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 @ $3.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $7,050.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.