Lot 1815 EWright's Indian Vegetable Pills, 1¢ Model Essay, pen and pencil design on card (71x105mm), with engraved vignette of Dr. Wright affixed at center, additional pencil sketches of frame elements at bottom, Very Fine.
Scott No. RS274 Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
THE UNIQUE MODEL ESSAY FOR THE 1¢ WRIGHT'S INDIAN VEGETABLE PILLS ISSUE.
This composite model was last sold in the April 1999 Suburban Stamp Inc. auction sale, which showcased many of the unique approval proofs and models essays from the Morton Dean Joyce collection, and realized $6,750 hammer (plus 10% premium).