Sale 1231 — The James P. Myerson Collection of Superb United States Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 9-10 February, 2021
Category — 1902-08 Issues (Scott 300-319)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 8-CENT 1902 ISSUE, WHICH IS GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. THIS IS THE FIRST UNITED STATES STAMP TO PORTRAY AN AMERICAN WOMAN AS ITS PRIMARY SUBJECT.
With 1999 P.F. certificate for a block of four. With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $2,500.00). Only two grade higher (all 98J) and six others share this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 1902 ISSUE, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY THE P.F.
According to Johl, this is the highest denomination of the set that actually served postal needs. It was used for foreign-bound packages weighing almost the acceptable limit.
With 2014 P.F. certificate (Superb 98). By way of comparison, P.S.E. has graded only one hinged stamp higher and three equal. For Mint N.H. none are higher than a 98 with three at that grade
EXTREMELY FINE ORIGINAL-GUM BLOCK OF THE $1.00 1902 ISSUE.
The dollar values of the 1902 Issue are rarely encountered in blocks of four with choice centering
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE $2.00 1902 ISSUE WITH THE EXALTED P.S.E. GRADE OF SUPERB 98.
Ex Merlin and "Clipper City". With 2003 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98, SMQ $4,750.00). Only one grades higher (at 100) and none share this grade. For Mint N.H. the highest grade awarded is a 95.
ADDENDA: 2017 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-Superb 95 (SMQ $2,000.00) no longer accompanies
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING EXAMPLE OF THE 1902 ISSUE TOP VALUE, GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.
With 1970 P.F. certificate as block of four. With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98; SMQ $6,250.00). Only two grade higher and three others share this desirable grade. A great stamp for someone who values centering -- for Mint N.H. the highest grade awarded is a 90.
FINE-VERY FINE. A SCARCE BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE $5.00 1902 ISSUE.
We have offered fewer than ten blocks of this issue since 1994.
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 1908 ONE-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 318.
Ex "Hanover". With 2005 P.S.E. certificate for pair and 2016 P.F. certificate (VF-XF 85) -- we think this meets every criteria for XF 90 grade
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS IS WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 1908 2-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 322. THIS MAGNIFICENT STAMP IS GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. -- THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED.
Issued on July 31, 1908, and intended only to be used by private vending machine companies, Scott 322 is only known with the Die II widened line at lower left.
Ex Hollowbush and "Hanover". Small backstamp and signed in pencil. With 1955 and 2003 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, Superb 98; SMQ $15,000.00). This is the highest grade awarded and only one other shares it.