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Sale 1202 — The James Depew Collection of Superb U.S. Coils and 20th Century Imperforate Issues

Sale Date — Wednesday, 22 May, 2019

Category — 1915 Perf 10 Horizontal Rotary Press Coils, Single-Line Watermark (Scott 450-459)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2556
 
Sale Number 1202, Lot Number 2556, 1915 Perf 10 Horizontal Rotary Press Coils, Single-Line Watermark (Scott 450-459)3c Violet, Coil (456), 3c Violet, Coil (456)3c Violet, Coil (456). Joint line strip of four, brilliant color, choice centering and wide margins throughout, intact perfs at sides with portions of adjoining stamps, Des Moines Iowa duplex cancels

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB AND EXTREMELY RARE USED JOINT LINE STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 1916 3-CENT COIL, SCOTT 456.

Used joint line multiples of Scott 456 are rare. Our informal search of this issue found fewer than ten, several of which have faults. This is one of only two we have encountered in the desirable strip of four format.

From our 1992 Rarities sale. With 1992 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail as joint line pair and two singles

3,340
1,600
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