Sale 910 — The Scarsdale Collection, Part 1: Columbian and Later Issues

Sale Date — Friday, 21 April, 2006

Category — Louisiana Purchase and Jamestown Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
65
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Sale 910, Lot 65, Louisiana Purchase and Jamestown Issues10c Louisiana Purchase (327). Mint N.H., bright color and crisp impression, perfectly centered with well-proportioned margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT LOUISIANA PURCHASE ISSUE.

The Louisiana Purchase stamps, much like the following Jamestown commemorative set, were issued with unusually narrow margins when compared to the regular issues of the 1902 Series. The example offered here is a true condition rarity.

With 2000 P.F. certificate. With 1998 and 2004 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,400.00)

400
5,000