Sale 1040 — Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 26-28 March, 2013

Category — Air Post (Scott C1-CE2a)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2092
 
Sale 1040, Lot 2092, Air Post (Scott C1-CE2a)$1.30 Graf Zeppelin (C14). Radiant color, crisp impression, neat strike of circular datestamp and purple cachet, mathematically perfect centering

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS STUNNING USED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.30 GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE HAS BEEN GRADED GEM 100 BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED AND THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE IT.

With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $2,100.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded and the only example to achieve it.

375
3,500