||1850 $2 1/2 MS60 NGC. CAC. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. This Philadelphia Mint issue is conditionally scarce in Uncirculated condition, despite a relatively high mintage of 252,923 pieces. Smooth, unmarked surfaces and shimmering satin mint luster are displayed on this pleasing representative. The blended antique-gold and greenish coloration is attractively original. 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 @ $12.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $646.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.