Sale 1034 — The Merlin Collection of Superb United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 28-29 November, 2012

Category — Special Delivery

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
532
og
Sale Number 1034, Lot Number 532, Special Delivery10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1), 10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1)10c Blue, Special Delivery (E1). Original gum, gorgeous deep color on bright paper, perfectly centered with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE FIRST SPECIAL DELIVERY STAMP, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $2,600.00 as 98). This is the only example to achieve this desirable grade, which is the highest awarded

550
2,200