||1879 50C PR64 NGC. WB-101. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This near-Gem proof is very close to a Cameo designation. The fields show remarkable depth of reflectivity, and the devices display definite mint frost. Each side is toned pale lavender and rose, and the strike is strong throughout. 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 $1,527.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.