Three things to keep in mind when looking at the above results (unsolds are not included):
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EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF SCOTT 348 HAS BEEN AWARDED THE PERFECT GRADE OF GEM 100 BY P.S.E.
With 2005 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100; SMQ $1,850.00). This is the highest grade awarded to a pair and it is shared by only two others
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF SCOTT 348 HAS BEEN AWARDED THE GRADE OF GEM 100 BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE.
With 1998 P.F. and 2004 P.S.E. certificates (Gem 100; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $1,200.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded to date and only two others have achieved this grade.
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A MAGNIFICENT MINT NEVER-HINGED PAIR OF THE ONE-CENT VERTICAL COIL, SCOTT 348, WHICH HAS BEEN AWARDED THE GRADE OF GEM 100 BY P.S.E.
With 1998 P.F. and 2004 P.S.E. certificates (Gem 100; unpriced as 100 in SMQ, SMQ $1,050.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded to date (two others share this grade)