Sale 1140 — Outstanding United States Stamps, featuring The Irwin Weinberg Inventory

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 9-11 November, 2016

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*A buyer’s premium of 15% of the winning bid was added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers were responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid, bidders agreed to the terms and conditions in effect at the time of the sale.

Category — Air Post, cont. (C13-C23a)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1084
nh
Sale 1140, Lot 1084, Air Post, cont. (C13-C23a)$2.60 Graf Zeppelin (C15). Mint N.H., exceptional centering and margins, intense shade on post-office fresh paper

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

With 2012 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $4,250.00). Only the incomparable 100J sold on our 2006 Scarsdale sale and one other stamp graded 100 have exceeded the grade of the stamp offered here.

975
3,250