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Sale 330 — 1968 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 28 March, 1968

Category — Postmasters Provisionals

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 2, Postmasters ProvisionalsAnnapolis, Md., 2c Blue (2XU1 var.), Annapolis, Md., 2c Blue (2XU1 var.)Annapolis, Md., 2c Blue (2XU1 var.). Magnificent strike on neat folded letter sheet, Very Fine, Ex Ferrari

1,200
1,900
3
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 3, Postmasters ProvisionalsBaltimore, Md. 5c Black on White (3X1), Baltimore, Md. 5c Black on White (3X1)Baltimore, Md. 5c Black on White (3X1). Frame line shows on 3 sides, Ms. cancel, Blue Baltimore and matching "Paid" on neat forwarded cover, Fine

2,500
2,300
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4
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 4, Postmasters ProvisionalsBaltimore, Md. 5c Blue on Buff Entire (3XU2), Baltimore, Md. 5c Blue on Buff Entire (3XU2)Baltimore, Md. 5c Blue on Buff Entire (3XU2). "Paid" Above Signature, Blue Baltimore pmk, Fine Impression of Buchanan "Signature" in Black, used to Washington D. C, Fresh, Very Fine and Very Rare, Ex-Caspary

2,000
1,500
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5
 
New Haven, Conn., 5c Red on White (8XU1). Cut to shape, touching R. frame line, Clear impression, slight thinnings, Fine appearance, with P. F. Certificate. Cat. $20,000.00

0
1,200
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6
 
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 6, Postmasters ProvisionalsNew York, 5c Black on Blue (9X1a), New York, 5c Black on Blue (9X1a)New York, 5c Black on Blue (9X1a). Pos. 12, Ample to Large Margins, Beautiful Color, Blue ms. & Red Grid Cancels, a Very Fine Copy of this Rare Stamp

0
400
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7
og
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 7, Postmasters ProvisionalsProvidence, R. I., 5c-l0c Black (10X1-10X2), Providence, R. I., 5c-l0c Black (10X1-10X2)Providence, R. I., 5c-l0c Black (10X1-10X2). CpI. Sheet of 12, Fresh, o. g., few light gum bends, otherwise Very Fine

1,200
700
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8
og
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 8, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Ty. I, Clear Margins all around, Fresh and Fine Copy of this Rare Stamp

1,850
1,900
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9
 
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 9, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Ty. III, Large Margins to close at L. neat ms. cancel, tiny pinhole, Fine appearance

1,100
625
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10
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 10, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1), St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1)St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Greenish (11X1). Ample to Large Margins, tied by ms., Red St. Louis pmk., matching "Paid", on folded 1847 cover to Quincy, Ill., light filing crease through stamp, otherwise Very Fine

1,400
675
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11
og
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 11, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Greenish (11X2), St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Greenish (11X2)St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Greenish (11X2). Plate I, Ty. II, Large to Huge Margins 3 sides, showing part of stamp at B., in at left, Fresh, Marvelous Impression

1,500
675
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12
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 12, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Green (11X2), St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Green (11X2)St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Green (11X2). Large Margin at L., Clear other sides except outer frameline partly trimmed at top, tied by ms., Bold Red "Saint Louis, Mo. 10" pmk. on folded cover to N. Y., Fine

1,500
525
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13
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 13, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Gray Lilac (11X4), St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Gray Lilac (11X4)St. Louis, Mo., 5c Black on Gray Lilac (11X4). Two Copies, Large Margins to barely in, tied by ms., Clear Red St. Louis, Mo. pmk, matching "Paid", "10" in ms. on Neat 1846 Charnley & Whelan cover, a Rare and Beautiful Cover

3,600
2,200
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14
 
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 14, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5), St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5)St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5). Ty. III, Margins 3 sides, trifle cut in at Bot. Neat ms. Cancel, Fine

1,000
500
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15
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 15, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 10c Black, 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5, 11X6), St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black, 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5, 11X6)St. Louis, Mo., 10c Black, 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X5, 11X6). The 10c Large to Huge Margins, The 20c Large margin except slightly in at Left Frame Line. Tied together by beautiful Red "St. Louis, Mo." pmk, just tying the 20c, matching "Paid" & ms. "30", on neat Charnley & Whelan folded letter, 1846 use. A gorgeous cover of the utmost Rarity

8,000
10,000
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16
 
St. Louis, Mo., 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X6). Large margins three sides, cut into at L., Neat, light ms. cancel. Fine, with A.P.S. Certificate

4,750
1,350
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17
c
Sale Number 330, Lot Number 17, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis, Mo., 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X6), St. Louis, Mo., 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X6)St. Louis, Mo., 20c Black on Gray Lilac (11X6). Ample to Large Margins except frame line barely shaved at bot., Faint ms. cancel. and beautifully tied by Red "St. Louis, Mo." pmk matching "Paid" ms. "20" on 1846 "Charnley & Whelan" cover to Philadelphia. Handsome, one of the most attractive covers known of this great Rarity, with P. F. Cert.

7,000
5,750
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