||1840-O 50C MS62 NGC. WB-104. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Wonderful mottled blue, gold, and green toning covers lustrous fields. This is a pleasing coin that shows no distracting marks or defects. Collectively the Large O is the most common mintmark size for 1840-O issue, and this attractively toned MS62 presents the collector with a chance to acquire a nice Mint State rarity with a Newman pedigree. 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 @ $15.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,350.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.