Sale 1163 — The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 September, 2017
Category — 1890-93 Issue (Scott 219-229)
8c Lilac (225). Mint N.H., brilliant color, gorgeous centering with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp in every respect, with 1990 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $2,000.00), only three have been graded higher (at 98J) and four others share this grade.