||1828 50C Square Base 2, Small 8, Large Letters, MS63+ NGC. CAC. O-116, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This high-end Select specimen features diaphanous dusky gray and golden-brown toning. Mint luster roils under the patina. A few minor contact marks are evident, none worthy of individual mention. The strike is first rate. Census: 6 in 63 (1 in 63+), 25 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 @ $4.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $4,553.13 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.