Position 21 - 1954-06-03 Transaction Summary

Purchase Date:
1954-06-03
How Purchased:
Auction
Where Purchased:
J.H. Stolow & Co.
Auction No.:
Lot No.:
884
Sound/Fault:
Sound
Catalogue Value:
$ 4,000
Realized:
$ 0
Seller:
Anonymous
Buyer:
Anonymous

Description

C3a 24c carmine rose and blue, with center inverted. The world's most popular and best known stamp error. Left margin copy, fresh in never hinged mint condition, a magnificent example of this great rarity, full o.g. and very fine

This was reportedly sold as "part of a celebrated collection from the estate of a prominent Philadelphia collector"
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