||1827 1C N-5, R.2, MS63 Brown NGC. CAC. Our EAC Grade AU55. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A vertical die crack west of star 13 identifies the later die state of N-5. Golden-brown surfaces show only negligible contact. Carbon is absent except for two small spots near the final star. The strike is full aside from minor blending on the dentils. This example is another well-pedigreed prize from the Eric P. Newman collection. Census: 4 in 63 Brown, 1 finer (8/14). 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 @ $8.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $3055.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.