Sale 1061 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 November, 2013

Category — 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 112-122a)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3540
 
Sale 1061, Lot 3540, 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 112-122a)15c Brown & Blue, Ty. I (118). Enormous even margins all around, bright colors and proof-like impressions, fancy rosette cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM USED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-CENT TYPE I 1869 PICTORIAL ISSUE. A SUPERB STAMP THAT MUST SURELY RANK AMONG THE FINEST EXTANT.

Ex Scarsdale. With 2004 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,000.00). Only four have graded higher.

800
3,500