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 296, Lot 195, General ForeignARGENTINA, 1899, 5p Orange & Black, Inverted Center (140a). Block, fresh, Very Fine

1,500
3,200
196
ogbl
Sale 296, Lot 196, General Foreign- 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 296, Lot 197, General ForeignAUSTRIA, 1936, 10s Dark Blue Dollfuss (380). Mint, Extremely Fine

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

560
320
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199
bl
Sale 296, Lot 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 296, Lot 201, General ForeignCANADA, 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 296, Lot 202, General Foreign- 1959 5c Seaway Inverted Center (387a). Mint, Extremely Fine

2,500
1,350
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203
c
Sale 296, Lot 203, General ForeignCAROLINE 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 296, Lot 204, General ForeignDENMARK, 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 296, Lot 205, General ForeignFRANCE, 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 296, Lot 206, General ForeignGAMBIA, 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 296, Lot 207, General ForeignGREAT BRITAIN, 1862, 4p Vermilion (34). Block, Centered, Rich Color, Fresh o. g., Very Fine

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

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

790
360
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210
 
Sale 296, Lot 210, General ForeignGUATEMALA, 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 296, Lot 211, General ForeignHANOVER, 1859, 3pf Carmine Rose Crown & Numeral (16). Block of 9, Clear to Huge Margins, Very Fine

202
120
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212
 
Sale 296, Lot 212, General ForeignLABUAN, 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 296, Lot 213, General ForeignNEWFOUNDLAND, 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 296, Lot 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. Fine

1,000
1,300
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215
c
Sale 296, Lot 215, General ForeignNEW 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
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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
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Sale 296, Lot 217, General ForeignST. 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 296, Lot 218, General ForeignSWITZERLAND, 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 296, Lot 219, General ForeignTUSCANY, 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 296, Lot 220, General Foreign- 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 296, Lot 221, General Foreign- 1860, 5c Green (18). Margins all around, Very Fine

375
120
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222
og
Sale 296, Lot 222, General Foreign- 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 296, Lot 223, General ForeignUNITED 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 296, Lot 224, General ForeignURUGUAY, 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
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Sale 296, Lot 225, General ForeignVATICAN 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 296, Lot 226, General Foreign- 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 296, Lot 227, General Foreign- 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 296, Lot 228, General ForeignWURTTEMBERG, 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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