||1722 PENNY Rosa Americana Penny, UTILE AU55 NGC. Martin 2.9-C.3, W-1264, R.4. Rosette after date only. This coin was struck on a faintly rough planchet. Pleasing chocolate-brown surfaces show occasional accents of mustard-gold color. A lamination is noted near the upper right obverse rim, extending into GRA. Post-striking surface defects are minimal. This is an attractive Choice AU example. 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 $1,057.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.