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    War Savings, 1917, $5 Deep Green, Rouletted (WS3), impeccable centering, strong color and sharp impression of crisp paper, original gum, never hinged, Extremely Fine to Superb

    Scott $2,500


    Expertization: 2006 PF Certificate graded 95

    AN EXCEEDINGLY RARE STAMP, RARELY OFFERED IN ANY CONDITION. THE EXAMPLE OFFERED HERE MUST SURELY BE THE FINEST EXTANT

    We have seen only a few mint examples of this great rarity. Most have been off centered and/or faulty, and none even begin to approach the present example in overall quality.




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    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    2nd-4th Tuesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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