EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 2-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE.
With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,800.00). Only three have graded higher (highest is 98) and only three others share this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE. A VERY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 3-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE WITHOUT GRILL. THE LOWER-VALUE 1869's WITHOUT GRILL ARE MUCH RARER THAN THE HIGH VALUES, AND THEY ARE SELDOM ENCOUNTERED IN CHOICE CONDITION.
We have offered only sixteen other unused examples in our computerized records, which includes all of our Rarities sales plus 17 years of auctions.
With 1994 and 2012 P.F. certificates