EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT 1869 PICTORIAL RE-ISSUE.
With 1983, 1999 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, XF-Superb 95; SMQ $9,300.00). Only four have been graded higher (all at 98). Remarkably, since this stamp was graded in 2006, it has stood alone as the only 95