||1881 1C PR66 Red and Brown NGC. CAC. Snow-PR1. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. There is a minute die dot just after the last A in AMERICA. A defective digit punch causes both 1s in the date to appear to be repunched. Variegated red-gold and salmon-red toning adorns the mark-free surfaces. The design motifs are struck with razor-sharp precision. Census: 39 in 66 Red and Brown, 8 finer (9/14). 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 @ $4.50; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1645.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.