Sale 1240 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 20-21 July, 2021

Category — 1870-73 Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-166)

Lot
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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
272
 
Sale 1240, Lot 272, 1870-73 Bank Note Co. Issues (Scott 134-166)7c Vermilion, H. Grill, Double Grill, One Split (138 var). Showing part of the grill in all four corners, radiant color, light face-free "spokes" corner cancel (probably New York Foreign Mail), Very Fine and choice, a rare grill variety, this is the only example we have offered since keeping computerized records, ex "Lake Shore", with 2005 P.F. certificate as quadruple split grill and 2020 P.S.E. certificate as double grill one split (VF 80; the variety unpriced in SMQ), Scott value as plain double grill with no premium for the split

800
600