Sale 1028 — The Natalee Grace Collection of Used U.S. Stamps, Part Three: 1902 and Later Issues
Sale Date — Thursday, 20 September, 2012
Category — 1910-13 Perf 8-1/2 Single-Line Watermark Coil Issue (Scott 390-396)
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE AND IMPRESSIVE GUIDE LINE STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 1910 2-CENT VERTICAL COIL, SCOTT 391.
Ex Hoffner. With 1994 P.F. certificate. Scott Retail as guide line pair and two singles.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 1910 ONE-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 392. ESPECIALLY DESIRABLE WITH THE DATED CANCEL.
With 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,850.00). Only two have graded higher to date and this is the only example to achieve this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS STUNNING USED GUIDE LINE PAIR IS THE FINEST WE HAVE EVER ENCOUNTERED. A MARVELOUS GUIDE LINE PAIR IN TERMS OF MARGINS, PERFORATIONS, COLOR, IMPRESSION AND CANCELLATION.
With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90 Jumbo; SMQ $1,300.00 as 90, $2,650.00 as 95). This is the highest grade awarded to date and the only example to achieve this grade. In our opinion this issue is undercatalogued in Scott and SMQ.
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL USED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE 1912 4-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 395.
A review of the Philatelic Foundation's records found perhaps two others in sound and centered condition. With 1998 P.F. certificate.