Lot: #3071

HC, "Commission Merchants", deep dark color and rich impression on bright white paper, repaired tear at T., 70% of the recorded examples are faulty to some degree, fresh and Very Fine appearing example of this rare stamp, only 84 currently on the census of which only seven have handstamped cancels
Scott Number: #R87a
Scott Value: $8,500
Census Reference: R87a-U-81
Census Quantity: 86
Provenance: Kaplan
Realized: $1450.00