Sale 283 — 1965 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 24 February, 1965

Category — 1851-56 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
36
 
Sale 283, Lot 36, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. 1 (5). Pos. 7R1E,large margins except just touched at B., Lovely Rich Color, Blue Grid cancel, tiny toned spots on back, one of the Finest known copies of this Rare Stamp

1,650
1,650
37
 
Sale 283, Lot 37, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue , Ty. IA (6). Ample to Huge Margins all around, showing sheet margin at B., Gorgeous Rich Color, town pmk., Lovely Copy, Extremely FIne

300
625
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38
 
Sale 283, Lot 38, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. Ia (6). Horiz. Pair, Pos. 97, 98RIV, L. stamp showing "Curl in "C" of Cent", clear to Huge Margins except partly touched at R., Wonderful Color, light town cancel light horiz. crease, a Rare and Very Attractive Pair

900
450
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39
 
Sale 283, Lot 39, 1851-56 Issue1c Dark Blue, Ty. III (8). Pos. 99R2, Large to Enormous Margins all around, Magnificent Color, New Orleans pmk., barest trace of negligible corner crease, far from design, A Wonderful Copy of this Rare & Popular stamp

600
725
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40
c
Sale 283, Lot 40, 1851-56 Issue3c Brownish Carmine (11). Margins all around, tied by Blue Hanover, N. H. pmk. on Overall Illustrated Balloon Caricature Cover Fresh, Extremely Fine, A Rare & Magnificent Cover

E. 350-500
525
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41
c
Sale 283, Lot 41, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12). Vertical Strip of Three, Clear to Huge Margins except barely touched at B.and at U.L., tied by New Orleans pmks., clear Red " New York Paid 12" and Red French Transit, on neat folded 1957 coved to France, Rare, Fine

550
575
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42
 
Sale 283, Lot 42, 1851-56 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14). Vertical Pair, Pos. 10, 20L1, Huge to Gigantic Margins all around with sheet centerline at R., Magnificent Deep Rich Color, Town pmk.,Probably from a quality standpoint, the finest known piece of the 10c Imperforate, A Superlative Gem

0
1,200
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43
E
Sale 283, Lot 43, 1851-56 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15). Canadian Usage, Large Margins except touched at R., tied by Brownish Target, Clear Matching St. Vincent De Paul, L.C. pmk., on 1856 cover to Albany, N.Y., Montreal backstamp, tiny sealed cover tear, a Choice & Attractive Example of this Rare Usage

700
550
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44
 
Sale 283, Lot 44, 1851-56 Issue12c Black (17). Horiz. Pair, Pos. 3-4R, L. stamp showing 3 dot shift, Gigantic Margins, showing next stamps on 3 sides and sheet margin at T., Gorgeous Color, Vivid Red Grid & Town Cancels, tiny scissor cut in margin, Choice Pair, Ex Newbury

0
350
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45
c
Sale 283, Lot 45, 1851-56 Issue12c Black Diagonal Bisect (17a). Tied by light San Francisco pmk. on fresh cover to Maine, 'Letter written 1853" in ms. at top, Fine, with P.F. Certificate

750
575
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