||1838 50C MS64 NGC. GR-3, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A blanket of deep gunmetal-gray and olive-green toning embraces coruscating surfaces. A magnificently unabraded near-Gem. The major devices are precisely struck and the border legends and stars display only minor mint-made roller marks. 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 @ $4.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $4,112.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.