Sale 924 — The Scarsdale Collection, Part 3: Bank Note and Bureau Issues and Postage Dues
Sale Date — Tuesday, 14 November, 2006
Category — 1891 American Bank Note Co. Postage Due Issue
30c Bright Claret (J27). Mint N.H., brilliant color and detailed impression showing every detail of the lathework engraving, beautiful centering with wide and balanced margins
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT BRIGHT CLARET 1891 POSTAGE DUE ISSUE. SCARCE IN SUCH SUPERB CONDITION.
With 1987 and 2000 P.F. certificates. With 2004 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $4,900.00). This is the highest grade awarded to date by P.S.E. and this is the only one to achieve this grade.