||1835 1C Head of 1836, N-14, R.2, MS66 Brown NGC. CAC. Our EAC Grade MS63. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. The N-14 die pair features an obverse die used nowhere else in the series, and a reverse die that also appears in the rare N-19 die marriage. The reverse of the Eric P. Newman coin exhibits faint central clash marks with a delicate die crack through the tops of AME in AMERICA. The obverse is primarily steel-blue and the reverse is mostly olive-green, with ample mint red outlining the stars, date, and LIBERTY. The surfaces of this Premium Gem are exceptional, and the strike is bold. Census: 1 in 66 Brown, 0 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 @ $7.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $3818.75. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.