Sale 968B — The Alan B. Whitman Collection, Part Three: 1902-34 Issues, B-O-B
Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 22-25 September, 2009
Category — 1910-13 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 390-396)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 2-CENT 1911 HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 393 -- GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE.
With 1996 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,250.00). Only three other examples have achieved this grade in the P.S.E. Population Report. A similar example realized $4,250 hammer in our Scarsdale sale.
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 3-CENT 1911 HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 394.
With 1998 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB AND STUNNING PAIR OF THE 3-CENT 1911 HORIZONTAL COIL, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.
With 1990 P.F. certificate for a strip of four and 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $2,100.00). Only one pair has graded higher to date and only one other shares this grade
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF THE 4-CENT PERF 8.5 COIL, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADED EXAMPLE.
With 1999 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,150.00 as 95, $2,300.00 as 98). There are no other examples with this grade in the P.S.E. Population Report