Sale 1199 — Gem-Quality United States Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 1-2 May, 2019

Category — 5c-30c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 27-38)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1088
 
Sale 1199, Lot 1088, 5c-30c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 27-38)10c Green, Ty. V (35). Gorgeous color, perfectly centered with Jumbo margins, neat strike of New York Ocean Mail cancel, long and full perforations, Extremely Fine Gem, a phenomenal stamp in every respect, ex Merlin, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,750.00), this is the highest grade awarded and only four others share it, we have not sold another since 2012, Scott Retail with no premium for the more desirable cancel

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1,000