Sale 1090 — United States, Possessions and Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 17-19 December, 2014

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 123-133)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1290
 
Sale 1090, Lot 1290, 1875 Re-Issue of 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 123-133)10c Yellow, Re-Issue (127). Choice margins and centering, vivid color on fresh paper, bold strike of New York oval registry cancel

EXTREMELY FINE. A STUNNING USED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL RE-ISSUE.

Ex Kirke. With 1985 and 1995 P.F. certificates. With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $6,250.00). SMQ estimates that approximately 30 are known used. Only one example has graded higher in the P.S.E. Population Report (at 90J) and this is the sole example to achieve this grade. As a further indication of the rarity of this issue in the higher grades, P.S.E. does not even price it as a used 95

2,000
3,250