FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1923 ONE-CENT ROTARY PERF 11, SCOTT 544. PROBABLY FEWER THAN 20 EXIST IN ANY UNUSED STATE.
A small quantity of 1c Rotary Press stamps was perforated 11 gauge at the end of 1922, using remainder sheets from the earlier printings that were normally perforated in 10 gauge or 10/11 compound gauge. Its existence as a Perf 11 variety was discovered in 1936, and the stamp received its Scott Catalogue listing in 1938.
With 1996 P.F. certificate
FINE AND RARE LARGE PLATE NUMBER MULTIPLE OF THE $2.00 CARMINE AND BLACK 1920 ISSUE.
A Power Search review indicates this is the largest unused piece of Scott 547 we have offered since keeping computerized records.
Scott Retail as plate block and singles