Sale 1166 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 24-26 October, 2017

Category — Postage Due, Offices in China

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1236
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Sale 1166, Lot 1236, Postage Due, Offices in China$2.00 on $1.00 Offices in China (K16). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression on bright paper, gorgeous centering

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 OFFICES IN CHINA ISSUE, WHICH IS GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

With 1997 P.F. and 2017 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,150.00). Only two have graded higher (both 98, one of which realized $10,500 hammer in Oct. 2016) and none share this desirable grade.

1,000
7,500