Sale 296 — 1966 Rarities of the Word

Sale Date — Thursday, 24 February, 1966

Category — 1861-66 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
53
ogbl
Sale 296, Lot 53, 1861-66 Issue3c Brown Rose August (56). Block, Rich Color, fresh, full o. g., Very Fine

400
375
54
og
Sale 296, Lot 54, 1861-66 Issue24c Violet August (60). Wonderful Brilliant Color, o. g., Extremely Fine, A marvelous stamp, with P.F. Certificate

700
1,000
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55
c
Sale 296, Lot 55, 1861-66 Issue24c Violet August (60). Wonderful Color, Tied by Neat Dotted Grid, Red New York Am Pkt. 3 Sep. 6 (1861) Transit. Red & Black French & British Transits, on cover to Liverpool, Forwarded with Great Britain 4p Rose (26, two), Tied by Liverpool Duplex Cancels, to Paris, Rare & Handsome Cover & Second Earliest usage of the 24c August Known

E. 350-500
425
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56
og
Sale 296, Lot 56, 1861-66 Issue30c Red Orange August (61). Brilliant Color, fresh, o.g. trivial microscopic perf. break, otherwise Extremely Fine, A Magnificent Copy of this Rarity

3,000
2,900
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57
 
Sale 296, Lot 57, 1861-66 Issue3c Pigeon Blood Pink (64a). Perfectly Centered, Glorious Brilliant Color, clear Nashua, N.H. pmk., a Magnificent Gem

175
575
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58
 
Sale 296, Lot 58, 1861-66 Issue3c Rose, Printed on Both Sides (65e). Fresh, Fine Example of This Rare Variety

600
280
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59
c
Sale 296, Lot 59, 1861-66 Issue3c Rose (65). Tied by Perfectly Struck Bold Mittineague, Mass. All Seeing Eye Cancel on cover to Wisconsin. A Magnificent Example of This Excessively Rare Cancel & One of The most Remarkable strikes of a fancy cancel known. Superb Gem

E. 500-750
950
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60
c
Sale 296, Lot 60, 1861-66 Issue3c Rose (65). Tied by grid, clear matching Fort Kearney, N.T. on back of Multicolor Magnus Patriotic with Overall View of Richmond, Va. Rare & Colorful, Fine

E. 200-250
210
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61
c
Sale 296, Lot 61, 1861-66 Issue2c Black, 10c Green (68, two, 73, two). Both 2c have s. e., Tied by Blue Oval Wells Fargo &. Co Victoria pmks., 6 strikes, on 3c Pink Entire (U59) tied by another clear strike & with W.F. &. Co and Dietz &. Nelson's British Columbia &. Victoria Express Franks, Paste-Up with another cover addressed to S.F., Rare & Colorful Combination, Fine

E. 500-750
650
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