Sale 1007 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 8-10 March, 2011

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 97-101)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2250
bl
Sale 1007, Lot 2250, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 97-101)30c Orange, F. Grill (100). Block of four, vibrant color, neat cork cancels, centered to left, top right stamp small thin spot, top left stamp tiny natural paper wrinkle

VERY GOOD APPEARANCE. A RARE USED BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE 1868 30-CENT F GRILL. ONLY FOUR OR FIVE USED BLOCKS ARE KNOWN.

As an indication of rarity, the last used block we offered was in our 2001 auction of the Twigg-Smith collection.

Ex Klein.

10,000
1,600