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1805/4 50C AU55 NGC. CAC. O-103a, High R.5....

2013 November 15 - 16 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection Part II Signature Auction - New York #1190

 
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Auction Ended On: Nov 15, 2013
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Location: Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion
2 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075

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1805/4 O-103a Half Dollar, AU55
Finest of the Die State
1805/4 50C AU55 NGC. CAC. O-103a, High R.5. Ex: "Col." E.H.R. Green. A lovely album-toned coin, the Newman specimen has ivory centers with concentric rings of iridescent deep blue to bright orange. Light gray high points clearly show the area of wear on this lovely half dollar. Only a glass reveals minute slide marks on Liberty's cheek.

Perhaps three dozen examples of this rare die marriage survive, including three Choice AU examples that vie for the three top spots in the condition census. This example is a mid to late die state with die cracks from the border below star 1 and through star 2, both meeting at the third hair curl. The area between the cracks appears slightly raised in the form of a retained cud.. This impressive piece is the finest of its die state as the two other high grade coins are early die states that lack the charismatic triangular die break.
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 @ $10.00; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 24EH, PCGS# 6070)

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