EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT 1870 NATIONAL GRILLED ISSUE. A RARE STAMP IN SUCH CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.
The 15c National Grilled Issue is one of the most difficult of all National Bank Note Company issues to find in well-centered, original-gum condition. The stamp offered here, combining the elements of color, paper, centering, noticeable grill points and original gum, is a true condition rarity.
With 1997 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 15-CENT GRILLED NATIONAL BANK NOTE ISSUE.
With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $2,750.00), only three used examples have been graded higher (highest is 95J)