EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 2-CENT 1890 ISSUE WITH CAP OVER THE LEFT "2", GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.
With 1992 P.F. and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $3,600.00). This is the highest grade awarded to an unused Scott 220a in any gum category and it is shared by no others
VERY FINE-EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE AND DESIRABLE PLATE BLOCK OF THE 1890 2-CENT CARMINE, WITH EACH STAMP SHOWING CAP ON THE LEFT "2".
We have offered only one other plate block of this variety since keeping computerized records.
Ex Wampler. Scott Catalogue lists a plate block of ten, but not one of twelve. Scott Retail as plate block of ten and two Mint N.H. singles
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1890 ISSUE WITH CAP OVER THE LEFT "2".
With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,650.00). Only one stamp has been graded higher (at 95J).
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 2-CENT SMALL BANK NOTE ISSUE WITH CAP ON THE LEFT "2"
Ex "Scarsdale". With copy of 1990 P.F. certificate for block of six and with 2000 and 2007 P.F. certificates as single (XF-Superb 95). This is the highest grade awarded by the P.F., and P.S.E. has only graded one higher at 95J