2¢ Deep Rose, Type Ia (500), full top plate number 10208 block of six, lightly hinged, deep rich color, attractive margins and centering
Very Fine centering; top right stamp small picked out inclusion at bottom
SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)
HISTORY AND COMMENTARY
Full top plate blocks of Scott 500 from the experimental Type Ia plate are very rare. We have offered a couple dozen top plate blocks, as well as complete panes, and nearly all have narrow selvage and are typically off center.