Sale 913 — 2006 Rarities of the World
Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2006
Category — 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue
5c Bright Red Brown (28b). Brilliant color on bright paper, in our opinion this is an Indian Red (although certified as Bright Red Brown), neat strikes of New Orleans circular datestamp, almost perfectly centered with wide margins for this difficult issue
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT TYPE I PERFORATED ISSUE IN THE RICH 1858 SHADE.
With 1986 P.F. certificate