||1814 1C Crosslet 4, S-294, B-1, R.1, MS61 Brown NGC. CAC. Our EAC Grade AU50. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A lovely chocolate-brown cent. The strike is crisp except on Liberty's forehead and the curl beneath the B in LIBERTY. Marks are limited to a tick on the upper neck, since the small flaws behind the lips are as issued. Satiny and nearly free from carbon. This is the sole Crosslet 4 die pair of the type. 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 $11456.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.