Sale 1032 — The Nick Kirke Collection of Gem-Quality Used U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 23-24 October, 2012

Category — 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issue, Ungrilled (Scott 145-155)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3243
 
Sale 1032, Lot 3243, 1870-71 National Bank Note Co. Issue, Ungrilled (Scott 145-155)24c Purple (153). Wonderful depth of color, far richer than normally encountered, nice margins and centering on bright white paper, red cork cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2004 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,200.00), only one stamp has graded higher

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950