Lot 2175 o1870, 24¢ purple, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, light segmented cork cancels, strong color and impression, choice centering amid wide margins, clear easily discernible grill impression, Extremely Fine and attractive; with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 142 $6,500.
A STUNNING AND RARE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1870 24¢ BANK NOTE GRILLED ISSUE - QUITE CERTAINLY ONE OF THE FINEST EXTANT.