3c Dull Red, Ty. I (11).
Positions 40/50R4, vertical pair with “(E)NGRAVERS. Phila. New York, Boston & Cincinnati” part imprint and “(No.) 4” plate number
at right, thickly applied original gum slightly disturbed and washes over onto sheet margin, large margins with portions of five adjoining stamps, still Extremely Fine, a rare original-gum plate number and imprint pair from Plate 4, the left plate number on this plate was a mirror-image “4” (see Sale 996, lot 3073), the right plate number offered here was right-reading, ex Wagshal
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