EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS CORNER-MARGIN EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT 1847 ISSUE
This stamp, in sound condition, is a true rarity.
FINE AND UNUSUAL EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE 1847 SHADE.
According to Wade Saadi, the Red Orange shade was produced exclusively during the last printing, stamps from which were part of the Fifth Delivery (December 7, 1850).