EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE.
With 2011 P.S.A.G. certificate (XF-Superb 95)
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE TRIAL COLOR IMPRINT AND PLATE NUMBER BLOCK OF TEN OF THE 30-CENT COLUMBIAN ISSUE.
Ex Schwartz. Scott Catalogue only lists trial color plate proofs in Black for the 30c Columbian. The only other trial color listed for the 30c is a Sepia large die proof printed directly on card. They do not price multiples. Scott Retail as ten singles with no premium for the position or the multiple.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THE $1.00 COLUMBIAN ISSUE IS SURPRISINGLY DIFFICULT TO OBTAIN IN SUCH SUPERB USED CONDITION. THIS IS EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST WE HAVE ENCOUNTERED. THIS REMARKABLE STAMP HAS BEEN AWARDED THE GRADE OF XF-SUPERB 95 JUMBO BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE AND THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE THIS GRADE.
Ex Tahoe. With 1999 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $2,950.00 as 95, unpriced above the grade of 95 in SMQ). This is the highest grade awarded to a used $1.00 Columbian (there are four ordinary 95's).
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE $3.00 COLUMBIAN IN THE OLIVE GREEN SUB-SHADE.
With 2008 P.F. and 2011 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,250.00). Only two have graded higher to date and only one other shares this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE $4.00 COLUMBIAN, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.
With 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $6,100.00). Only one has graded higher to date (at 95J) and only five others share this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE $5.00 COLUMBIAN ISSUE ON COVER. EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST EXTANT.
The sender must have labored to find this superb stamp to justify the $5.00 cost. Ex Schwartz. With 2008 P.F. certificate.