Position 89 - 2007-12-16 Transaction Summary



Purchase Date:
2007-12-16
How Purchased:
Auction
Where Purchased:
Matthew Bennett, Inc.
Auction No.:
325-Harbor View Auction
Lot No.:
2334
Sound/Fault:
Fault
Catalogue Value:
$ 400,000
Realized:
$ 0
Seller:
Anonymous
Buyer:

Description

Airmail, 1918, 24ยข carmine rose & blue, center inverted (C3a), position 89, well centered, fresh rich colors, disturbed o.g., small thin spot and light crease at bottom left, none of which detracts in the slightest, choice. Very Fine appearance. Scott $400,000

ONE OF THE BEST CENTERED AND MOST HANDSOME EXAMPLES OF THIS RENOWNED U.S. ERROR EXTANT.

Expertization: 1991 P.F. Certificate.

Provenance: Maffeo.
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