Sale 967 — Important and Superb United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 16-19 December, 2008

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), including the 10c Z Grill

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4186
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Sale 967, Lot 4186, 1867-68 Grilled Issue (Scott 79-101), including the 10c Z Grill2c Black, D. Grill (84). Unused (no gum), centered to bottom left, perfs clear, wide at top and right, clear impression

FINE. THE 1868 2-CENT D GRILL IS A GREAT RARITY AMONG THE 1867-68 GRILLED ISSUES.

The Scott Catalogue states that the value for No. 84 is for a stamp in Fine grade. With photocopy of 1992 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Fine 70; SMQ $4,900.00). According to the P.S.E. Population Report, this is the only certified unused example (with or without gum) in their records.

6,500
2,500