Sale 953 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 25-28 March, 2008

Category — 1851-56 Issue (Scott 5-17)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
143
 
Sale 953, Lot 143, 1851-56 Issue (Scott 5-17)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Large balanced margins, beautiful deep rich color and cancelled by a vivid "paint red" circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. AN ESPECIALLY BEAUTIFUL USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1855 10-CENT GREEN TYPE I WITH THE RED TOWN CANCEL.

With 1987 P.F. and 2002 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,100.00)

1,025
3,250