Sale 924 — The Scarsdale Collection, Part 3: Bank Note and Bureau Issues and Postage Dues
Sale Date — Tuesday, 14 November, 2006
Category — 1914 Postage Due Issue
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1914 2-CENT POSTAGE DUE ISSUE IN THE DULL ROSE COLOR. EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST COPIES IN EXISTENCE.
With 1988 and 2000 P.F. certificates.
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT CARMINE LAKE PERF 10 POSTAGE DUE.
With 2001 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1914 3-CENT DULL LAKE PERF 10 POSTAGE DUE ISSUE.
Curiously, we have never offered a Mint N.H. example identified as this shade. Also, none are listed in the P.S.E. Population Report.
With 1995 P.F. certificate.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A HUGE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT POSTAGE DUE ISSUE, SCOTT J57.
With 2002 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE. THE 1914 50-CENT POSTAGE DUE WITH ORIGINAL GUM IS ONE OF THE RAREST OF ALL POSTAGE DUE STAMPS.
Scott No. J58 has the highest catalogue value of any regularly issued Postage Due stamp. Only the 1c and 3c Special Printings, Scott Nos. J8 and J10, catalogue higher, at $20,000.00 each. This stamp is the key to any meaningful collection of the Postage Due issues.
With 1999 P.F. certificate