1867 US Postage Stamps

1867 15¢ 'Z' GRILL - #85F

Abraham Lincoln
15¢ - Black
Z Grill - Points go down. Measures 11 x 14mm. 13 or 14 x 18 points.
Scott #85F - 1867
2 copies still survive


Used: $190,000*
No postmark with gum (MH): None exist
Full perfect gum, no postmark, no trace of stamp hinge mark (MNH): None exist
*The last recorded sale was 1998, it is expected that the value is much greater than shown

Please Note

This issue , like all grills sometimes have fake grills applied to them, particularly the valuable issues.
A certificate from stamp expertisers such as the PSE, would be required if interested in selling any 'Z' grill.

1867 US Postage Stamps