Sale 1255 — The David W. Gorham Collection of Outstanding Used U.S. Stamps
Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 17-20 May, 2022
Category — 1873 Continental Bank Note Co. Issue (Scott 156-166)
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL USED EXAMPLE OF THE 12-CENT CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY ISSUE CANCELLED IN PURPLE.
With 1997 and 2008 P.F. certificates. Scott assigns a $500.00 premium for a purple cancel.
note: NOTE: This has PFC 307008 stating partially reperfed at top, and PFC 316125 stating Genuine, after additional reperfing and with perf tip added at lower right. Reperfing not mentioned on accompanying certificate.