Sale 976 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 29 September-2 October, 2009

Category — 5c-12c 1851-56 Issue (Scott 12-17)

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Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1164
 
Sale 976, Lot 1164, 5c-12c 1851-56 Issue (Scott 12-17)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Large even margins all around, rich color, detailed impression, unobtrusive cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1855 10-CENT TYPE I IMPERFORATE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

Ex Waterhouse. With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $6,400.00). Only one has graded higher to date (at 98J) and only two others share this grade.

950
4,250