item 962681 Scott 26 pair Zoom

Scott 26 partial plate number/imprint pair 3c 1857 mint OG SCV $150+++

Scott 26 partial plate number/imprint pair 3c 1857 mint OG SCV $150+++

Availability: Out of stock

Regular Price: $140.00

Now only: $115.00

Product Description


Scott 26, 3c type III, perf 15 1/2, 1857.  Mint margin pair with partial plate number (3 P) and imprint ("(ENG)RAVERS, Phila, New York, Boston & Cincinnati",) original gum, few small hinge remnants plus reinforced separations in multiple places.  Fresh and bright, an outstanding plating item for the 3c 1851-1857 specialist."  Stamps sound in all respects.

2014 Scott Specialized catalog value: $150++ (for normal pair)
Estimated cash value: $300-$400

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Item 962789 Scott 26 plate number/imprint pair

Additional Information

Additional Information

Item Number 962681
Condition Mint - OG
Centering F/VF
Certificate Uncertified
Characteristic Die variety

Extension/Expertization Policy

Expertization/Extension Policy

Any uncertified (single) stamp that I sell may be placed on "extension" while a certificate of expertization is obtained. In addition, stamps with existing certificates issued prior to January 1, 2014 may be placed on extension for a new certificate. Individual stamps from a larger lot may not be placed on extension, unless prior approval has been obtained. The following procedure must be followed for all extensions:

  • All lots must be paid for in advance and the lot will ship once payment clears. Upon receipt, please examine the item. If you agree with my description but want a certificate, then...
  • You must notify me (preferably at time of purchase) that you are requesting a certificate and we must agree on a 3rd party service (APEX, PF, PSAG and PSE are acceptable) to do the certification. This notification must occur within 7 days of receipt but in no event later than 30 days from the purchase date. The item must be submitted within 7 days of receipt, but in no event later than 30 days from the sale.
  • You submit the item as the rightful owner and pay any certification and postage costs required at that time.
  • If the item comes back with an opinion stating "not genuine", with a different identification (different Scott number), or with faults not originally described, you may return the lot and I will reimburse your purchase price plus the cost of the certificate (up to 20% of the purchase price or $100, whichever is lower). The stamp must not be marked in any way, and must be returned in the original condition (not encapsulated). Express service premiums are not reimbursable. Certificate costs are not refundable if the service cannot render an opinion, or if a graded certificate disagrees with any statement regarding grade or estimated grade.
  • Upon receipt of the returned stamp and certificate, I will credit your account (as defined in (4) above) within 24 hours. You can leave the money on account to apply toward future purchases, or request a refund, in which case funds will be sent within 2 business days.

The following expertization services are acceptable: