Sale 1067 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday-Friday, 24-28 March, 2014

Category — 1870-71 Bank Note Issue (Scott 134-155)

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Sale 1067, Lot 1133, 1870-71 Bank Note Issue (Scott 134-155)6c Carmine, H. Grill (137). Rich color, clearly-defined grill, wonderful strike of cork cancel, perfectly centered

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 6-CENT H GRILL, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 1999 and 2014 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 95, SMQ $3,000.00 as 95). This is the highest grade awarded and the only example to achieve it.

575
7,000