Sale 1061 — United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 November, 2013
Category — Air Post
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.60 GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. -- ONLY TWO GRADE HIGHER.
With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $4,250.00). With the exception of the one stamp graded 100J from the Scarsdale Collection (Siegel Sale 910), and one graded Gem 100, this is the highest Mint N.H. grade awarded by P.S.E. to the $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (37 total).
EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE MINT NEVER HINGED LARGE MULTIPLE OF THE $2.60 GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE, COMPRISING THE TOP THREE ROWS OF THE PANE AND CONTAINING A SUPERB WIDE TOP PLATE BLOCK. OUTSTANDING CONDITION FOR A MULTIPLE OF THIS SIZE.
Scott Retail as plate block of six and nine singles
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SPECTACULAR USED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.30 GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E.
With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $2,100.00 as 98, unpriced in any higher grade). This is the only example to achieve this grade in the P.S.E. Population Report, with only one higher (at 100)