||1828 50C Curl Base 2, No Knob MS64+ NGC. CAC. O-104, R.3. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This high-end Choice specimen is fully struck with intensely lustrous centers. Spectacular rings of champagne-gold and violet toning traverse the stars and legend. This piece is finer than any of the specimens now listed in Stephen Herrman's compilation of auction appearances and prices. Census: 66 in 64 (3 in 64+), 26 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 @ $3.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $15,275.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.