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United States of America 1851/1856 - Rare George Washington stamp with FOUR wide margins - Scott # 16

United States of America 1851/1856 - Rare George Washington stamp with FOUR wide margins - Scott # 16

Description
United States of America 1851/1856 - Rare George Washington stamp with FOUR wide margins - Scott # 16
Cancelled

United States of America - 1851/56- Extremely rare with wide margins - George Washington type IV stamp

Cancelled used

Attributes of the stamp

i) Intense green type IV
ii) Very scarce
iii) Above average type missing in many collections
iv) Four large margins
v) Some natural foxing / oxidation due to the abundant Copper ink content on the paper
vi) Rare variety comprising a natural outer line recut at bottom,
54L, PLATE I as per expert certificate

Specialized Scott catalogue price 2004 - $1700
Registered Maltapost delivery


Lot details
Geographic Origin
United States of America
From (Year of oldest stamps)
1851
To (Year of most recent stamps)
1856
Catalogue name + catalogue number(s) of the stamp(s)
Scott # 16
Condition
Cancelled
Type of lot
Single stamp
Has certificate or expert signature
Yes
Additional information about your lot
Rare George Washington stamp with FOUR wide margins
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