Sale 1032 — The Nick Kirke Collection of Gem-Quality Used U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 23-24 October, 2012

Category — 5c-10c 1847 Issue and 1875 Reproduction of 1847 Issue (Scott 1-4)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3011
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Sale 1032, Lot 3011, 5c-10c 1847 Issue and 1875 Reproduction of 1847 Issue (Scott 1-4)10c Black, Reproduction (4). Without gum as issued, large to huge margins including top left corner sheet margins, bright shade and detailed impression on fresh paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS CORNER-MARGIN COPY OF THE 10-CENT REPRODUCTION OF THE 1847 ISSUE.

With 2003 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $2,950.00 as 95, $4,750.00 as 98). Only two have graded higher (at 98 and the ex-Whitman copy at 98J) and no other examples share this grade.

1,000
1,900