Sale 1061 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 November, 2013

Category — Air Post

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4070°
nh
Sale 1061, Lot 4070, Air Post$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C15). Mint N.H. without a trace of a skip or a bend, incredibly intense shade, proof-like impression on bright paper, perfectly centered with wide margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $2.60 GRAF ZEPPELIN ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E. -- ONLY TWO GRADE HIGHER.

With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $4,250.00). With the exception of the one stamp graded 100J from the Scarsdale Collection (Siegel Sale 910), and one graded Gem 100, this is the highest Mint N.H. grade awarded by P.S.E. to the $2.60 Graf Zeppelin (37 total).

975
3,750