Sale 639


 
Lot 3260



1870, 90¢ carmine, H. grill (144), large part o.g., among the finest known examples of this rare stamp, the 90 cent grilled Banknote is an enormous rarity and is almost never seen unused, let alone attractive and well centered like this stamp is, with breathtaking rich color and impression; clear grill impression, of the handful of mint examples known to exist this is one of the best, deserving placement in the finest collection, Very Fine, 1957 and 1995 P.F. certificates.
Scott $25,000.
Estimate $15,000 - 20,000.

 
Realized $11,210



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