Sale 984 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 April, 2010
Category — Special Delivery, Registration (E, F)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1893 "COLUMBIAN" SPECIAL DELIVERY ISSUE.
With 1997 P.F. and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $3,500.00). Only one has graded higher to date (at 95J) and only three others share this grade. As another indicator of rarity, SMQ does not even price this issue in the grade of 98.