||1878 G$1 MS61 NGC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This is a sharply struck coin with highly prooflike surfaces that are not recognized as such on the NGC holder. There are diagonal die striae observed across the left side of the obverse, along with a few small abrasions. The reverse is much cleaner, and free of post-strike surface flaws. 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 @ $25.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $646.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.