Sale 1034 — The Merlin Collection of Superb United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 28-29 November, 2012

Category — 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 146-218)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
157
 
Sale 1034, Lot 157, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 146-218)24c Purple (153). Beautifully centered with lovely strong color, neat circle of wedges cancel with a trace of another in red, a beautiful stamp exhibiting the three C's -- exceptional color, cancel, and centering -- an Extremely Fine Gem, with 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,200.00), only one has graded higher (at 95J)

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