Sale 1199 — Gem-Quality United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 1-2 May, 2019

Category — 1895 Watermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 264-278)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1353
nh
Sale 1199, Lot 1353, 1895 Watermarked Bureau Issue (Scott 264-278)4c Dark Brown (269). Mint N.H., intense color and proof-like impression, essentially perfect centering with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1898 4-CENT WATERMARKED BUREAU ISSUE, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.

With 2002 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $4,250.00). This is the highest grade awarded to a Mint N.H. stamp and it is shared by only two others

125
5,750