EXTREMELY FINE MINT NEVER-HINGED JOINT LINE PAIR OF THE 1916 3-CENT COIL, SCOTT 456.
With 2016 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $3,950.00). Only one grades higher (at 95) and this is one of only two examples to achieve this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF THE 3-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 456, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.
With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $6,750.00). This is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only two other pairs
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SPECTACULAR MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 456, WITH THE PERFECT P.S.E. GRADE OF GEM 100 -- THE HIGHEST AWARDED.
With 2007 P.F. (for strip of four) and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (Gem 100; SMQ $8,000.00). This is the only example of Scott 456 in any format or gum condition to be awarded the perfect grade of Gem 100 from P.S.E., the highest awarded
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB AND EXTREMELY RARE USED JOINT LINE STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 1916 3-CENT COIL, SCOTT 456.
Used joint line multiples of Scott 456 are rare. Our informal search of this issue found fewer than ten, several of which have faults. This is one of only two we have encountered in the desirable strip of four format.
From our 1992 Rarities sale. With 1992 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail as joint line pair and two singles
EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE USED JOINT LINE PAIR OF THE 1916 3-CENT COIL, SCOTT 456. ONLY A HANDFUL ARE KNOWN, AND THIS MAY BE THE FINEST.
Our informal search of used joint line pairs of this issue found fewer than ten, several of which have faults.
With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $2,500.00). This is the highest grade awarded to a used joint line pair and it is shared by no others. The next highest grade is 70