||1908 1C PR66 Red and Brown NGC. CAC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The rarity trend of the proof Indian cent issues continues with the 1908, as the issue is moderately available in lower grades, but is seldom seen at the Premium Gem level. This example displays intermingled sun-gold, coppery-red, and forest-green hues. The strike is full and the recesses exhibit substantial reflectivity. Census: 36 in 66 (1 in 66+ Red and Brown, 2 in 66 S) 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 $1175.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.