Lot 3215 o1870, 1¢ ultramarine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, exceptionally well centered within wide even margins, clearly defined grill, beautiful color on bright paper, lightly unobtrusive cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine gem, ex-Morton; with 2017 P.F. and 2005 P.S.E. certificates, latter Graded (XF-S 95, SMQ $1,500), only four graded higher (two at 95J and two at 98).
Scott No. 134 $200.
A SUPERB USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1¢ 1870 GRILLED ISSUE.