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Sale 1200 — The William H. Gross Collection: U.S. Stamp Multiples

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 8-9 May, 2019

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 124-133a)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
107°
ogbl
Sale Number 1200, Lot Number 107, 1875 Re-Issue of 1869 Pictorial Issue (Scott 124-133a), One of four recorded blocks of the 10¢ 1869 Pictorial Re-Issue--a beautifully centered and rare block

DESCRIPTION

10¢ Yellow, Re-Issue (127), block of four, original gum, lightly hinged, superb centering, brilliant color on fresh paper

PROVENANCE

Alfred H. Caspary, H. R. Harmer sale, 11/19-21/1956, lot 438, to Cole (for Lilly)

Josiah K. Lilly, Jr., Siegel Auction Galleries, 2/7-8/1968, Sale 327, lot 123, to Cole

Siegel Auction Galleries, 1969 Rarities of the World, 3/25/1969, Sale 350, lot 98

Stephen D. Bechtel, Sr. (collection sold privately in 1993; block sold privately to Zoellner)

Robert Zoellner, Siegel Auction Galleries, 10/8-10/1998, Sale 804, lot 304, to William H. Gross

CERTIFICATION

The Philatelic Foundation (1968)

CONDITION NOTES

Extremely Fine; couple nibbed perfs and tiny tear in bottom margin of bottom left stamp

SCOTT CATALOGUE VALUE (2019)

$25,000.00

E. 15,000-20,000
10,500
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