Sale 1138 — The Hanover Collection of Superb-Quality U.S. Stamps, Part 2

Sale Date — Thursday, 6 October, 2016

Category — Louisiana Purchase and Jamestown Issues (Scott 323-329)

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Sale 1138, Lot 1529, Louisiana Purchase and Jamestown Issues (Scott 323-329)10c Louisiana Purchase (327). Mint N.H., bright color and crisp impression, perfectly centered with well-proportioned margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT LOUISIANA PURCHASE ISSUE.

The Louisiana Purchase stamps, much like the following Jamestown commemorative set, were issued with unusually narrow margins when compared to the regular issues of the 1902 Series. The example offered here is a condition rarity.

Ex "Scarsdale". With 2000 P.F. certificate. With 1998 and 2004 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,000.00)

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