Lot 2147 o1871, 7¢ vermilion, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, neat cork cancel, precision centering amid evenly balanced margins, strong bold color and a well defined grill impression, Extremely Fine to Superb, one of seven to grade as such with only two grading higher (both a 98); with 2020 P.S.E. certificate Graded (XF-Sup 95, SMQ $3,000).
Scott No. 138 $525.
AN EXCEPTIONAL USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1871 7¢ BANKNOTE H. GRILL ISSUE.