||1897-S $1 MS66 NGC. Ex: "Col. E.H.R. Green. The 1897-S is scarce in Premium Gem and extremely rare any finer. A melange of brownish-orange, greenish-yellow, electric-blue, and violet patination drapes the lustrous surfaces of this lovely Morgan. Pleasing luster and sharply struck design elements complement the attractive toning. NGC has seen only 10 coins 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 @ $5.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $2,585.00 . Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, ha.com.