Sale 984 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 April, 2010
Category — 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 25-30A)
5c Red Brown (28). Deep rich color, unusually choice centering with wide margins which are comfortably clear of the outer projections all around, black San Francisco circular datestamp
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1857 5-CENT RED BROWN. THIS ISSUE IS RARE WITH SUCH CHOICE CENTERING.
With 1992 P.F. and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $3,300.00). Only four have graded higher to date