25¢ Parcel Post (Q9), full top plate number 6173 block of six, stamps Mint N.H., hinge remnants in selvage, well-proportioned margins, rich color on bright paper
Dr. J. Paul Wampler, Shreves sale, 4/24-25/1998, lot 554, to Mr. Gross
Very Fine-Extremely Fine; few perf separations in selvage reinforced
SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 25-CENT PARCEL POST, WHICH IS GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.
With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $2,500.00). Only two have graded higher (both 98J, a statistic that has not changed since 2008) and only six others share this grade