Sale 1000 — Siegel Sale 1000

Sale Date — Wednesday, 8 December, 2010

Category — 1893 Columbian Issue (1c-50c)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1136
nh
Sale 1000, Lot 1136, 1893 Columbian Issue (1c-50c)50c Columbian (240). Mint N.H. with part imprint selvage at bottom, deep rich color and proof-like impression, phenomenal centering with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS IS WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLES OF THE 50-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE IN EXISTENCE. THIS REMARKABLE STAMP HAS BEEN GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E. -- ONLY TWO HAVE GRADED HIGHER TO DATE AND NO OTHER SHARES THIS GRADE.

With 1999 P.F. and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $11,000.00 as 95, $44,500.00 as 98). Only two have graded higher to date and none share this desirable grade.

1,500
9,500