||1880 50C AU58 NGC. CAC. WB-102. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This borderline Uncirculated 1880 half dollar claims a small business-strike mintage of only 8,400 pieces. This piece shows just a trace of wear on the design elements, with lightly abraded slate-gray surfaces that show highlights of cobalt-blue and golden-brown toning. Prooflike reflectivity shows in sheltered areas. Census: 5 in 58, 66 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 @ $6.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,233.75 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.