Sale 946 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday, 12 November, 2007

Category — 1914 Compound Perforations (Scott 423B)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1036
 
Sale 946, Lot 1036, 1914 Compound Perforations (Scott 423B)2c Rose Red, Ty. I, Perf 12 x 10 (423B). Tied on piece by wavy-line machine cancel, extraordinary intense shade, unusually choice centering for this rare Compound Perf issue

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THE FINEST KNOWN EXAMPLES OF THE RARE 1914 2-CENT PERF 12 x 10 ISSUE. ONLY 30 USED COPIES ARE RECORDED.

Our census of Scott 423B, available at www.siegelauctions.com/enc/census/423B/423B.htm, records 30 used and one unused example of this great rarity.

Census No. 423B-CAN-PCE-26. With 1985 P.F. certificate

18,500
47,500