EXTREMELY FINE. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 5-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 355.
Ex "Scarsdale" and "Golden Oak". With 1976, 1999 P.F. and 2004 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $6,000.00). Only one Mint N.H. guide line pair grades higher (at 95) and only two others share this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF THE 5-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 355, IS GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E. -- THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.
With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,250.00). This is the highest grade awarded to a Scott 355 coil pair in any format or gum condition.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 355, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO ANY UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THIS COIL.
With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $3,000.00). This is the highest grade awarded to an unused Scott 355 coil in any format or gum condition. The next highest unused grades are single examples of a line pair at 95 and a pair at 95 (offered in the previous lot). The next highest grade for a Mint N.H. single is 90
EXTREMELY FINE USED PAIR OF THE 5-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 355. THIS XF 90 GRADED PAIR SITS ATOP THE P.S.E. POPULATION REPORT.
With 1997 and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $2,150.00). Collectors waiting for a 95 or 98 graded used pair of Scott 355 may be in for a very long wait. Since this pair was graded XF 90 in 2005, no other pairs or line pairs have achieved a higher grade, or even equaled this grade. The highest graded used guide line pair is 70.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A TRULY SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 355, WHICH IS GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO THIS ISSUE IN ANY FORMAT OR CONDITION.
With 2015 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $4,000.00). A total of eight used examples have been graded by P.S.E. This example is the highest graded with only one other equal. The next highest is 90. These two used singles are the only examples of Scott 355 graded 98 in any condition or format