Lot 1698 ()1875 Special Printing, 2¢ dark brown, without gum as issued, centered low with wide margins, intact perfs scissor separated at left and bottom, rich color on bright fresh paper, Fine; with 1988 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 168 $6,000.
AN HANDSOME EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 1875 2¢ CONTINENTAL SPECIAL PRINTING ISSUE.