2¢ Pink, Type I (248), Mint N.H. wide top "BUREAU, ENGRAVING & PRINTING" imprint and plate number 20 block of six, all six stamps have choice centering, radiant color as fresh as the day it was printed
Paul Cheyney (collection sold privately to Mr. Gross)
Extremely Fine; few minor perf separations sensibly reinforced in ungummed part of selvage
SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)
HISTORY AND COMMENTARY
We have offered only one Mint N.H. top position plate block since keeping computerized records, with selvage significantly narrower than the example offered here. Another top position is contained in an intact pane of 100.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1894 2-CENT TYPE I BUREAU ISSUE IN THE PINK SHADE, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.
Ex "Beverly Hills". With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $3,000.00). This is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only two others