||1855 1C Slanted 55, N-10, R.1, MS63 Red and Brown NGC. Our EAC Grade MS60. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. Grellman Die State e. A point from the front of the coronet, and a die line between the AT in STATES, attribute the Newcomb marriage. Considerable mint red is noted, although Liberty's cheek and neck, and portions of the fields, are brown. Minor obverse fingerprints and spots correspond to the third party grade. 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 @ $2.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $616.88. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.