||1896 50C PR66 NGC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This well-detailed Premium Gem displays deeply reflective fields with hints of golden-tan and sea-green toning. The well-preserved surfaces show no mentionable signs of contact and eye appeal is outstanding. From a proof mintage of 762 pieces. Census: 27 in 66 (1 in 66+, 1 in 66 S), 23 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 @ $12.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $4,112.50 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.