Sale 1163 — The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 September, 2017

Category — 1881-83 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 205-211B)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
145
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Sale 1163, Lot 145, 1881-83 American Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 205-211B)3c Blue Green (207). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, long and full perforations all around

EXTREMELY FINE GEM EXAMPLE OF THE 1881 3-CENT RE-ENGRAVED ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.

Ex "Beverly Hills". With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,750.00). This is the highest grade awarded and it is shared by only five others

275
1,900