||1852 1C N-18, R.3, MS63 Brown NGC. Our EAC Grade AU50. Grellman Die State b. N-18 is identified by raised die lines on the ribbon just beneath the branch stem. The date is entered high and left. This olive-brown example shows mildly granular lilac patina on the central reverse. A hair-thin diagonal line on the cheek is all that limits the grade. The reverse displays a prominent wire rim. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $258.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.