||1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 -- Reverse Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. AU. Breen-6144, Variety 15, R.2. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. An apricot-gold quarter eagle that has a sharp peripheral strike while the centers display softness of impression. The open fields are textured with myriad pinpoint marks, perceptible only beneath a loupe. 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.