Sale 1028 — The Natalee Grace Collection of Used U.S. Stamps, Part Three: 1902 and Later Issues

Sale Date — Thursday, 20 September, 2012

Category — 1912-14 Perf 12 Double-Line Watermark Issue-New Designs (Scott 405-422)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
378
 
Sale 1028, Lot 378, 1912-14 Perf 12 Double-Line Watermark Issue-New Designs (Scott 405-422)1c Green, Coil (412). Guide line pair, perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins, intense shade and impression on bright paper, centrally-struck San Francisco circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. AN ABSOLUTELY STUNNING USED GUIDE LINE PAIR OF THE ONE-CENT HORIZONTAL COIL, SCOTT 412. THIS GUIDE LINE PAIR HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E., WHICH IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE. IT IS THE ONLY EXAMPLE TO ACHIEVE THIS GRADE.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,850.00). This is the highest grade awarded to date and the only example to achieve this grade.

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