Sale 1219 — The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 8-9 April, 2020

Category — 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 67-70d)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
189
 
Sale 1219, Lot 189, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 67-70d)24c Red Lilac (70). Rich color on bright paper, exceptional centering, beautiful strike of red grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 24-CENT RED LILAC ISSUE CANCELLED IN RED, AND GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E. -- THE HIGHEST AWARDED.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,750.00). This is the highest grade awarded.

340
2,600