Sale 1095 — The Golden Collection of U.S. Official Special Printings

Sale Date — Thursday, 26 March, 2015

Category — Treasury Department

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
629
S
Sale 1095, Lot 629, Treasury Department1c-90c Treasury, Specimen Ovpt. (O72S-O82S). Without gum as issued, deep rich colors, 10c s.e. at right, few small flaws but overall in better condition than many

FINE-VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A REMARKABLE COMPLETE SET OF THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT SPECIAL PRINTING. THIS IS THE RAREST SET OF THE "CENTS" VALUES AMONG THE DEPARTMENTAL SPECIAL PRINTINGS.

Only 72 of the 90c were sold, and 74 to 99 of the other values (excluding the 1c, 2c and 7c) were sold, making the Treasury Department Special Printing the rarest of the 1c to 90c sets.

14,330
3,500