Sale 976 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 29 September-2 October, 2009
Category — 1893 Columbian Issue (10c thru $1.00, Scott 237-241)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS STUNNING STAMP HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE AND THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE THIS GRADE.
With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $1,700.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded to date in any category, and it is the only used copy to achieve this grade.
VERY FINE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 COLUMBIAN ISSUE.
With copy of 2004 P.F. certificate for vertical strip of five
EXTREMELY FINE. THE $1.00 COLUMBIAN IS THE MOST DIFFICULT OF THE ENTIRE SET TO OBTAIN IN SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.
Ex Hetherington as part of a block of four and Zoellner as a single. With 1970 P.F. certificate for the block, this being the bottom left stamp