Sale 1150 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday, 1 March, 2017

Category — 1881-87 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 205-218)

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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
815°
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Sale 1150, Lot 815, 1881-87 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 205-218)5c Yellow Brown (205). Original gum, lightly hinged, mathematically perfect centering with Jumbo margins, detailed impression, long and full perforations

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS MAGNIFICENT STAMP IS GRADED GEM 100 JUMBO BY P.S.E., WHICH IS THE HIGHEST GRADE POSSIBLE. IT IS THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE THIS ULTIMATE GRADE.

With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Gem 100 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 100, SMQ $6,000.00 as 100). This is the highest grade possible on the grading chart and it is the only example in any category to receive it.

240
4,000