Sale 1115 — A European Connoisseur's Collection of U.S. Classic Issues

Sale Date — Tuesday, 15 December, 2015

Category — 1c 1851-56 Issue, cont. (Scott 8A-9)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2069
 
Sale 1115, Lot 2069, 1c 1851-56 Issue, cont. (Scott 8A-9)1c Blue, Ty. IV (9). Position 2L1L, recut twice at bottom (eleven on plate), enormous margins all around including top sheet margin, cancelled by light strikes of blue circular datestamp leaving Franklin's head completely cancel-free

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A MAGNIFICENT SHEET-MARGIN EXAMPLE OF THE 1851 ONE-CENT TYPE IV WITH THE SUPREME P.S.E. GRADE OF GEM 100 JUMBO.

With 2015 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $2,400.00 for Gem 100, unpriced as 100J).

110
2,300