Sale 1172 — United States Stamps and Hawaii

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 December, 2017

Category — Special Delivery thru Parcel Post

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
924°
 
Sale 1172, Lot 924, Special Delivery thru Parcel Post$2.00 on $1.00 Offices in China (K16). Deep rich colors and sharp proof-like impression, unusually wide and balanced margins for this issue, bold Shanghai Postal Agency roller cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 ON $1.00 OFFICES IN CHINA.

The $2.00 on $1.00 Offices in China is very rare in the highest grades in used condition. There are only four used stamps graded 90J or higher in the P.S.E. Population Report, while there are 19 original-gum examples graded in that range.

With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90 Jumbo; SMQ $3,000.00). Only two have been graded higher and one other shares this grade

750
2,000