Sale 1163 — The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 September, 2017

Category — 1857-60 Issue (Scott 19-39)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
26
 
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 26, 1857-60 Issue (Scott 19-39)3c Rose, Ty. I (25), 3c Rose, Ty. I (25)3c Rose, Ty. I (25). Deep rich color and proof-like impression, almost perfectly centered, neat strike of circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE PERFORATED 3-CENT ROSE TYPE I.

Ex Wagshal and Merlin. With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,500.00). Remarkably, the P.S.E. Population Report lists only two XF-Superb 95 and one Superb 98 for the 3c Type I perforated.

175
2,600