Sale 1014 — Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 12-14 October, 2011

Category — 5c-10c 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1015°
 
Sale 1014, Lot 1015, 5c-10c 1847 Issue (Scott 1-2)10c Black (2). Huge margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamp at bottom, bright shade and crisp impression showing every detail of the engraving, light strike of red grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1847 ISSUE. A STAMP OF REMARKABLE FRESHNESS AND BEAUTY, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

Ex Floyd and Tahoe. 1990 P.F. certificate no longer accompanies. P.S.E. encapsulated (Superb 98; SMQ $8,000.00). Only seven others share this grade, and only three have graded higher to date (at 98J)

1,200
4,000