Sale 357

Lot 1052

1914, 3¢ deep violet (426), original gum never hinged, in the striking "reddish violet" shade, perfectly centered within lavishly large margins. A Superb jumbo, only two others at this grade and only one higher (100J). SMQ $1,400.
Scott $75

Expertization: with 1982 P.F. certificate and 2004 P.S.E. certificate, the latter graded SUP 98J (as "reddish violet").

Provenance: "Westchester"

Realized $1,700

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