Sale 959 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Monday-Wednesday, 23-25 June, 2008
Category — 1879 American Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 182-191)
VERY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1879 AMERICAN BANK NOTE ISSUE WITHOUT SECRET MARK.
Scarce with such wide margins
EXTREMELY FINE. AN OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1879 10-CENT AMERICAN BANK NOTE PRINTING WITH SECRET MARK.
With 2003 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A MASSIVELY-MARGINED ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1879 AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE.
With 1987, 1990 and 2008 P.F. certificates (XF 90 Jumbo; SMQ $2,300.00 as 90, $3,950.00 as 95). Given the sheer size and centering we are surprised this did not grade much higher, perhaps P.S.E. would see otherwise