1869 US Postage Stamps

1869 30¢ - #121


Eagle and shield
30¢ - Carmine and ultramarine
200,000 - Grill -  Scott #121 - 1869

Value

Used: $75-$250
No postmark with gum (MH): $1,000-$2,000
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): $10,000-$18,000

Please Note

A certificate from stamp expertisers such as the PSE, would be required if interested in selling this grill with both undisturbed gum and no postmark

30¢ - Carmine and ultramarine (without grill)
Grill -  Scott #121a - 1869

30¢ - Carmine and ultramarine (inverted flags)
Grill -  Scott #121b - 1869 
Only 7 unused and 37 used examples exist 


One of the approximately 50 covers known with the 30¢ 1869, known as the 'Bradford' cover

 

1869 US Postage Stamps