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
179
 
Sale 1034, Lot 179, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues (Scott 146-218)30c Full Black (190). Intense shade and proof-like impression, gorgeous centering with Jumbo margins, face-free strike of duplex cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $800.00 as 95, $2,100.00 as 98), only three have graded higher (at 98) and two others share this grade

100
1,100