Lot 17861910, 2¢ lake, o.g., lightly hinged, fresh with rich true color, F.-V.F., a scarce and elusive shade; with 1978 P.F. & 2004 APS certificates.
Scott No. 375b $800.
Lot 17871910, 2¢ carmine, horizontal coil, o.g., lightly hinged, well centered amid uncommonly wide margins, rich bright color, an Extremely Fine jumbo; with 2000 & 2012 P.F. certificates, latter Graded (XF 90J, SSV $2,000 for 90 and $3,000 for 95).
Scott No. 388 $1,400.
Lot 1788 o1911, 3¢ deep violet, the "Orangeburg" coil, neat wavy line machine cancel, well centered for this notoriously off centered issue, deep bold color, slight creasing, Extremely Fine appearance; with 1976 P.F. & 2018 W. Crowe certificates.
Scott No. 389 $10,000 in the grade of fine.
A HANDSOME USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1911 3¢ "ORANGEBURG" COIL ISSUE.
A review of known certified examples show that the overall average centering for this issue is fine, with many poorly centered and designs cut into. This issue is also often plagued with creasing to many of the known used singles.
Lot 17891911, 3¢ deep violet, horizontal coil, guide line pair, o.g., lightly hinged, well centered, bold color, Very Fine; with 2020 P.S.A.G. certificate Graded (80).
Scott No. 394 $425.