||1851-O G$1 MS62 NGC. CAC. Variety 1. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The stars between 1 and 3 o'clock are diminished due to a lapped die. Both Variety 1 and Variety 2 share the same reverse and are approximately equal in scarcity. The present New Orleans gold dollar displays apple-green and butter-gold toning. No abrasions are remotely of interest aside from a hair-thin vertical line through the hair bun. 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 @ $15.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $998.75. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.