Lot 649, USA 1873 24c dark green Dept. of State Official, VF mint, sold for C$1,462

Lot 649, USA 1873 24c dark green Dept. of State Official, VF mint, sold for C$1,462Lot 649 United States #O65 1873 24c Dark Green Dept. of State Official, mint lightly hinged, well centered among four large and even margins, with fresh bright colour, extremely fine. Accompanied by a 1988 Philatelic Foundation and a 2008 PSE certificate, the latter grading it as “XF 90J”, with an SMQ value of $1,475. Scott CV U$550, sold for C$1,250.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.