Sale 639

Lot 3493


1911, 3¢ deep violet, the "Orangeburg" coil (389), neat wavy black machine cancellation, completely sound example of this rare stamp, as Bell Pharmaceutical Co. in Orangeburg, N.Y. used these stamps to mail physician's samples out, resulting in creases and tears to most existing examples of this stamp; this stamp offered here is one of but a handful examples that are completely fault free, with mouthwatering color on clean white paper, Fine, 1989 P.F. certificate.
Scott $10,500.
Estimate $6,000 - 8,000.


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