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Sale 296 — 1966 Rarities of the Word

Sale Date — Thursday, 24 February, 1966

Category — General Foreign

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
195
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 195, General Foreign, ARGENTINA, 1899, 5p Orange & Black, Inverted Center (140a). Block, fresh, Very Fine

1,500
3,200
196
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 196, General Foreign- 1899, 10p Green & Black, Inverted Center (141a). Sheet Corner Block, part Impt. & Plate No, - 1899, 10p Green & Black, Inverted Center (141a). Sheet Corner Block, part Impt. & Plate No- 1899, 10p Green & Black, Inverted Center (141a). Sheet Corner Block, part Impt. & Plate No., fresh, Very Fine

5,400
3,200
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197
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 197, General Foreign, AUSTRIA, 1936, 10s Dark Blue Dollfuss (380). Mint, Extremely Fine

300
260
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198
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 198, General Foreign- 1931, 10g-1s Rotary (B87-B92). Cpl, - 1931, 10g-1s Rotary (B87-B92). Cpl- 1931, 10g-1s Rotary (B87-B92). Cpl. Set Mint Blocks, Very Fine

560
320
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199
bl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 199, General Foreign, - Offices in Crete, 1905, 50c on 50h Dull Blue (11). Block, Perfectly Struck Candia Pmk., Extremely Fine, with Swiss Philatelic Society Certificate

400
130
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200
og
BRAZIL, 1843, 90r Black Bull's Eye (3). Margins all around, Rich Color & Impression, Fresh, Very Fine

450
150
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201
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 201, General Foreign, CANADA, 71/2p Green (9). Gigantic Margins, Brilliant Vivid Color, tied by clear 4 Ring "37", 1859 Quebec Pmk., Red "Liverpool Col. Packet Paid", Forwarded, with Manchester pmk., on fresh Cover to England, no flap, A Magnificent Cover, Extremely Fine, with Royal Philatelic Society Certificate

E. 1,000-2,000
2,600
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202
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 202, General Foreign- 1959 5c Seaway Inverted Center (387a), - 1959 5c Seaway Inverted Center (387a)- 1959 5c Seaway Inverted Center (387a). Mint, Extremely Fine

2,500
1,350
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203
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 203, General Foreign, CAROLINE ISLANDS, 1910, 5pf on 3pf Brown Ponape Provisional Overprint (20). Tied by Ponape July 12th, 1910 pmk., Official Seal on Picture Post Card, V. F., Rare, Freidl Guarantee

800
600
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204
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 204, General Foreign, DENMARK, 1851, 2rs Blue (1). Large margins all around, neatly tied by "1" in target on cover, Hobroe pmk., Very Fine

E. 100-150
250
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205
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 205, General Foreign, FRANCE, 1852, 10c Pale Bistre (10). Just Clear to Large Margins, o. g., expertly closed tiny tear, Attractive Copy of this Rarity, signed Stanley Gibbons

1,500
200
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206
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 206, General Foreign, GAMBIA, 1869, 6p Blue (2) Huge Margins, Lovely Color, tied by clear Red PD in Circle, Red "Gambia Au 18 '69" pmk., Red & Black London & Calais Transits, Clear Blue Oval Bathurst, Gambia Merchants Cachet, on small cover "pr 'Lagos' ", to France, A Very Rare & Pretty Little Cover, with P.F. Certificate

E. 750-1,000
1,200
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207
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 207, General Foreign, GREAT BRITAIN, 1862, 4p Vermilion (34). Block, Centered, Rich Color, Fresh o. g., Very Fine

E. 350-500
260
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208
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Sale Number 296, Lot Number 208, General Foreign, GREECE, 1933, 501-50d Airpost, Imperforate (C8-C14 var). Mint Pairs, Very Fine Set Sanabria

500
250
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209
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 209, General Foreign, GREENLAND, 1945, 10-5kr Liberation Color Errors (2Oa-25a). Blocks, Very Fine set

790
360
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210
 
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 210, General Foreign, GUATEMALA, 1937, 25c Blue Green Airpost with Quetzal Bird Omitted (C61a) light cancel, Very Fine. Sanabria guarantee on back

550
280
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211
ogbl
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 211, General Foreign, HANOVER, 1859, 3pf Carmine Rose Crown & Numeral (16). Block of 9, Clear to Huge Margins, Very Fine

202
120
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212
 
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 212, General Foreign, LABUAN, 1901, 8c Red & Black, Postage Due Overprint, Inverted Center (6). Bit oxidized in L. R. Corner making paper in that area transparent, Fine, Only 6 or 7 Copies Known

225
190
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213
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 213, General Foreign, NEWFOUNDLAND, 1919, 3c Red Brown Hawker Airpost (C1). Fresh, Very Fine copy of this Rarity

3,000
3,900
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214
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 214, General Foreign1930, 50c on 36c Columbia Airpost (C5). Centered, tied by Oct. 9, 1939 Harbor Grace pmk., another clear strike on Cover to Liverpool, Rare Very, 1930, 50c on 36c Columbia Airpost (C5). Centered, tied by Oct. 9, 1939 Harbor Grace pmk., another clear strike on Cover to Liverpool, Rare Very1930, 50c on 36c Columbia Airpost (C5). Centered, tied by Oct. 9, 1939 Harbor Grace pmk., another clear strike on Cover to Liverpool, Rare Very. Fine

1,000
1,300
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215
c
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 215, General Foreign, NEW SOUTH WALES, 1854,59, 2p Light Blue Lithograph, II Pale Red (31,34c). Large margins except 2p barely clear at L.L., tied by "N.S.W." in Triple Ovals, by Aug, 1859 Sydney pmk., and by "N. York Br. Pkt. 5" on neat folded letter to Maine, Red London Transit, Very Fine, A Handsome & Extremely Rare Cover

212
160
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216
og
NOVA SCOTIA, 1860, 1c-120c Victoria (Bet. 8-13). Collection of 10 Diff. Cpl. Sheets of 100, Includes 1c Black on Yellowish 1c Black, Gray Black on White, 2c Lilac on white in Three Distinct Shades, 80c Deep Green on White & Yellowish, 10c Vermilion on White, 120c Black on Yellowish, All are fresh, full o. g., Very Good-Very Fine, an Exceptionally Nice Collection

1,550
600
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217
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 217, General ForeignST. PIERRE &, ST. PIERRE &ST. PIERRE &. MIQUELON, 1942, 3fr Gray Brown FRANCE LIBRE Overprint (247). A Very Fine Copy of this Great Rarity, Friedl Certificate

1,200
850
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218
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 218, General Foreign, SWITZERLAND, 1850, 20rp. First Federal Issue (2). Pos. 13, Margins all around, Choice Color & Impression, fresh, Very Fine, Signed E. Diena

275
285
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219
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 219, General Foreign, TUSCANY, 1852, 1q Black (1). Just Clear to Large Margins, showing portion of stamp at Left, o. g., Very Fine

500
170
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220
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 220, General Foreign- 1859, 1s Yellow (11). Clear to Large Margins on three sides, barely in at left, Full o. g, - 1859, 1s Yellow (11). Clear to Large Margins on three sides, barely in at left, Full o. g- 1859, 1s Yellow (11). Clear to Large Margins on three sides, barely in at left, Full o. g., microscopic thin speck in extreme left margin, still a very Desirable Copy of this Rarity

1,100
180
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221
 
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 221, General Foreign- 1860, 5c Green (18), - 1860, 5c Green (18)- 1860, 5c Green (18). Margins all around, Very Fine

375
120
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222
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 222, General Foreign- 1860, 80c Pale Red Brown (22), - 1860, 80c Pale Red Brown (22)- 1860, 80c Pale Red Brown (22). Clear to Large Margins, showing portion of stamp at left, Very Fine

650
170
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223
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 223, General Foreign, UNITED NATIONS, 1962, 4c Multicolor Housing, Brown Printing Omitted (100 var). Mint, Very Fine with normal Variety for Comparison, Unlisted in Scott

E. 350-500
280
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224
 
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 224, General Foreign, URUGUAY, 1895, 25c Red Brown & Black Inverted Center (J20a). Centered, Rich Colors, light town pmk., few slightly blunted perfs & trivial marginal thin, A Very Handsome Copy of this Rarity, with Uruguayan Certificate

800
375
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225
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 225, General Foreign, VATICAN CITY, 1934, 40c-3.70 1 Provisionals (35-40). V. F. set Certificate A. Diena

2,379
1,000
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226
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 226, General Foreign- 1934, 2.051 on 21 Olive Brown No Comma Variety (37a), - 1934, 2.051 on 21 Olive Brown No Comma Variety (37a)- 1934, 2.051 on 21 Olive Brown No Comma Variety (37a). Very Fine, signed Diena, Rare

700
350
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227
og
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 227, General Foreign- 1934, 2.55 1 on 2.50 1 Red Orange No Comma Variety (38a), - 1934, 2.55 1 on 2.50 1 Red Orange No Comma Variety (38a)- 1934, 2.55 1 on 2.50 1 Red Orange No Comma Variety (38a). Very Fine signed Diena, Rare

800
400
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228
 
Sale Number 296, Lot Number 228, General Foreign, WURTTEMBERG, 1866, 1kr Yellow Green Imperforate and Printed on Both Sides (41 var.), Postally Used in Stuttgart, cut in at right, Extremely Rare, possibly Unique, Friedl Certificate

E. 500-750
550
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