||1839 50C MS64 NGC. GR-7, R.1. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A thoroughly lustrous and intricately struck example. The motifs and fields are virtually brilliant while the peripheries offer rich tobacco-brown, cobalt-blue, and sea-green shades. Marks are minimal for the designated grade. An early die state of this collectible die marriage. Census: 38 in 64, 7 finer (10/13). 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 @ $4.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $7,637.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.