Sale 930 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 February, 2007
Category — 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Grilled Issue (Scott 134-144)
EXTREMELY FINE. A VERY DIFFICULT STAMP TO FIND WITH THIS OUTSTANDING APPEARANCE AND WITH FULL ORIGINAL GUM.
With 1970 and 2006 P.F. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $5,700.00)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS 1870 3-CENT GRILLED NATIONAL BANK NOTE ISSUE IN SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.
The 3c is more challenging to find in this superior grade than many of the other grilled issues, even though it has a lower catalogue value.
With 2003 P.F. certificate for block of four, this being the top left stamp
VERY FINE AND CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 7-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.
With 1976 and 1993 P.F. certificates. With 2006 P.S.E. certificate which notes nibbed perf.
FINE AND RARE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 10-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE GRILLED ISSUE.
This stamp is usually found with small margins, but not often as attractively centered as this example.
VERY FINE AND CHOICE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 12-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.
With 1975 and 2005 P.F. certificates.
VERY FINE. A RARE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 15-CENT NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY GRILLED ISSUE.
With 1984 and 2003 P.F. certificates