Sale 323

Lot 72

1857 3¢ purplish claret, type II (11A var.), positions 49-50L2L, horizontal pair with enormous margins including interpane margin at right and adjacent stamp at left, just touched at top right, tied on piece by "New Orleans La. Mar 5 1857" c.d.s., an Extremely Fine example of this very scarce and distinctive shade that was produced only in early 1857.
Scott $87

Realized $1,450

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