||1848 50C MS62 NGC. WB-101. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A sharply detailed MS62 specimen, this coin exhibits vibrant mint luster on the obverse, with a brilliant silver center and vivid shades of violet and sea-green at the rims. There is less color on the reverse and the fields are partially prooflike. Only minor signs of contact are evident. From a small mintage of 580,000 pieces. 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 @ $6.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,585.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.