Sale 967 — Important and Superb United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 16-19 December, 2008

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), including the 10c Z Grill

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4187
 
Sale 967, Lot 4187, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), including the 10c Z Grill2c Black, D. Grill (84). Clear impression with essentially face-free cork cancel off to the left

FINE. A DESIRABLE SOUND USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1868 2-CENT BLACK D GRILL.

The Scott Catalogue states that the value for No. 84 is for a stamp in Fine grade. With 1976 and 1996 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Fine 70; SMQ $4,250.00). According to P.S.E. Population Report, this stamp shares this grade with only two others (three in higher grades)

4,500
2,000