Sale 1034 — The Merlin Collection of Superb United States Stamps

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

Category — 1895-98 Bureau Issues (Scott 264-284)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
256
og
Sale 1034, Lot 256, 1895-98 Bureau Issues (Scott 264-284)15c Dark Blue (274). Original gum, lightly hinged, intense shade and detailed impression on bright paper, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98; SMQ $1,500.00), this is the highest grade awarded and one other shares it, a single Mint N.H. copy has been graded 100 and the next-highest in that category is a 95J

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