||1818 1C N-3, R.3, MS61 Brown NGC. Our EAC Grade AU50. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Both stars are very close to the date on this conditionally scarce Newcomb variety. Surfaces are medium brown overall although protected areas display faded red. A few stars are lightly brought up, but the surfaces are coruscating and pleasing. Struck from rotated dies. 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 @ $4.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $881.25. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.