Sale 953 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 25-28 March, 2008
Category — 1908-10 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 331-356)
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 WASHINGTON, SCOTT 342.
With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $2,000.00)
EXTREMELY FINE. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 WASHINGTON.
With 1996 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE AND CHOICE MINT NEVER-HINGED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 4-CENT VERTICAL COIL, SCOTT 350.
With 1992 P.F. certificate for a guide line strip of four
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 5-CENT VERTICAL COIL, SCOTT 351.
With 1990 and 2004 P.F. certificates
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 5-CENT 1909 VERTICAL COIL.
With 1976, 1999 and 2006 P.F. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,750.00 as hinged)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM PAIR. WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST EXISTING PAIRS OF THE 10-CENT 1909 COIL, SCOTT 356.
Our precise measurements of the margin width of each stamp indicate that this pair will grade at least XF-Superb 95. The right stamp could possibly grade Superb 98.
With 1989 P.F. certificate
FINE. A BRIGHT AND FRESH PAIR OF THE 10-CENT 1909 COIL.
Each stamp signed by Sloane and with 1995 P.F. certificate
VERY FINE. AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 356..
Our computerized records encompass fourteen years of auctions. In that time we have offered a guide line strip of four, a guide line pair and three other singles of Scott No. 356 in Mint N.H. condition.
With 2001 P.F. certificate
FINE APPEARANCE. AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE USED PAIR OF THE 10-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 356.
Approximately 20 used pairs have been certified as genuine by the Philatelic Foundation, as well as two used strips of three and a strip of four. In our opinion, there are no genuine guide line pairs (the three larger multiples do not contain the guide line).
With 2007 P.F. certificate