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

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

Category — Offices in China

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
589
nh
Sale 1219, Lot 589, Offices in China$2.00 on $1.00 Offices in China (K16). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression on bright paper, gorgeous centering

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 OFFICES IN CHINA ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

With 1997 P.F. and 2017 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,750.00). Only two grade higher (both 98) and one shares this desirable grade. This is underpriced in SMQ as the last time we sold this stamp it realized $7,500 hammer

925
6,500