Sale 984 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 April, 2010

Category — Special Delivery, Registration (E, F)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1092
nh
Sale 984, Lot 1092, Special Delivery, Registration (E, F)10c Orange, Special Delivery (E3). Mint N.H., vibrant color as fresh as the day it was printed, beautiful centering with wide and balanced margins

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.

675
5,500