||1828 50C Square Base 2, Small 8, Large Letters MS64 NGC. O-114a, R.3. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Deep peach-gold and gunmetal-gray toning embrace this satiny near-Gem. The strike is generally sharp though Liberty's curls show occasional weakness. The surfaces are devoid of abrasions. We note a toning spot under PL of the motto and a patch of silver in Liberty's lower curls. 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 @ $4.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $4,112.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.