Sale 1219 — The Edward Morton Collection of Outstanding Quality U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 8-9 April, 2020

Category — 10c 1847 Issue and 5c-10c 1847 Covers (Scott 1-2)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
35
 
Sale 1219, Lot 35, 10c 1847 Issue and 5c-10c 1847 Covers (Scott 1-2)10c Black (2). Enormous margins all around including parts of adjoining stamps at top and bottom and sheet margin at right, proof-like impression on fresh paper, unobtrusive blue circular datestamp cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL USED SHEET-MARGIN EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT 1847 ISSUE, CANCELLED IN BLUE.

With 2013 P.F. certificate (XF Superb 95 XQ -- the XQ stands for extreme quality). With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,000.00). We do not understand why P.S.E. did not assign the Jumbo appellation

825
3,500