||1889 50C PR63 NGC. WB-101. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The obverse of this attractive Select specimen is sharply detailed, but the reverse shows just a trace of softness on IN and the eagle's claw. The devices are frosty and the mirrored fields are blanketed in shades of champagne-gold, cerulean-blue, and lilac toning. Census: 49 in 63, 93 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 @ $4.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1,997.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.