Lot# 72 - Sales #3010-11 - NY 2016 Rarities Sales

  • Lot# : 72 1893 Columbian Exposition Issue (230-245)

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    Catalog# : 233a
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    233a, 1893 4c Columbian, Error of color, a lovely deep color, showing a crisp detailed impression and overall fresh appearance, o.g., lightly hinged, nearly Very Fine; resulting from a wrong batch of ink (similar to the 1c value) it is believed several sheets were printed and at least two full panes reached collectors with a handful of used examples originating from other sheets and most of the balance lost; 1974 Brettl and 1979 PF certificates (Scott $17,500)
    Start Price : 9,000 USD
    Current Opening : 9,000 USD
    Hammer price : 9,000 USD