Sale 1205 — 2019 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 26 June, 2019

Category — 1908-15 Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2091
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Sale 1205, Lot 2091, 1908-15 Issues$1.00 Violet Black (460). Mint N.H., mathematically perfect centering, huge and well-balanced margins, deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression on bright paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM EXAMPLE OF THE PERF 10 DOUBLE-LINE WATERMARK $1.00 FRANKLIN. PERHAPS THE FINEST IN EXISTENCE AND GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED AND THE ONLY TO ACHIEVE IT.

Even though this issue is not particularly rare, collectors who have been searching know the extreme difficulty of obtaining examples with such perfect centering and in such pristine condition.

With 2014 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $16,500.00). This is the highest grade awarded and the only example to reach this exalted grade.

1,450
17,000