Sale 1061 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 November, 2013
Category — 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 407-459)
FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 1914 ONE-CENT 10 x 12 COMPOUND PERFORATION.
Our census of Scott 423D, available at http://siegelauctions.com/dynamic/census/423D/423D.pdf , contains 47 stamps and two on post cards, for a total of 49 stamps. All are used. A significant number (38) are precancelled at Dayton.
Census No. 423D-CAN-47. This is a new discovery. With 2013 P.F. certificate.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED LINE STRIP OF FOUR OF THE 1914 4-CENT PERF 10 SINGLE-LINE WATERMARK COIL, SCOTT 446.
With 2013 P.S.E. certificate. P.S.E. does not grade line strips but we understand this would have graded XF-Superb 95 if they did
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1914 5-CENT PERF 10 SINGLE-LINE WATERMARK COIL, SCOTT 447, GRADED GEM 100 BY P.S.E.
With 1992 P.F. and 2013 P.S.E. certificates (Gem 100; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $775.00 as 98). This is one of only two examples to achieve this perfect grade, with none higher
EXTREMELY FINE. THE 2-CENT TYPE I ROTARY COIL, SCOTT 453, IS EXCEEDINGLY DIFFICULT TO FIND IN THIS SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED CONDITION.
With 1983, 1995 P.F. and 2013 P.S.E. certificates (XF 90; SMQ $2,750.00). Only three Mint N.H. line pairs have achieved this grade, with none higher