Sale 983 — The Hampshire Collection of United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 23 February, 2010

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
65
nh
Sale 983, Lot 65, 1867-68 Grilled Issue5c Brown, F. Grill (95). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, clearly-impressed grill, choice centering for this narrowly-spaced issue, single nibbed perf at top not mentioned on accompanying certificate

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A SCARCE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1868 5-CENT F GRILL.

We have offered only four other Mint N.H. stamps in Power Search. Most were removed from blocks, and only a few are sound.

Ex Whitman. With 1989 (copy), 1997 and 2009 P.F. certificates. Scott Retail as hinged

3,750
2,400