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

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

Category — 1894-98 Bureau Issues, Unwatermarked (Scott 246-263)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3378
 
Sale 1032, Lot 3378, 1894-98 Bureau Issues, Unwatermarked (Scott 246-263)$5.00 Dark Green (263). Deep rich color, beautifully balanced margins, light strike of oval cancel

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A LOVELY USED EXAMPLE OF THE $5.00 1894 UNWATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE.

A Power Search review revealed very few examples that combine both choice centering and a light cancel.

With 1988 P.F. and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (VF 80; SMQ $2,400.00)

2,750
4,125