Sale 371 — 1970 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Tuesday, 24 March, 1970

Category — 1857-60 Issue and Reprints

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
43
ogbl
Sale 371, Lot 43, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints1c Blue, Ty. I & II (18, 20). Combination Block, Two of each type, Fine, o.g

550
625
44
ogbl
Sale 371, Lot 44, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints1c Blue, Ty. II & IlIa (20, 22). Combination Block, incl. both types, Very Rare, listed but not priced, o.g., Very Fine

0
1,050
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45
og
1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Complete Sheet of 100, Unusually Well Centered sheet with full Right Imprint & PI. No. 10., Full o.g., few tiny gum thins and tiny surface abrasions, freak "wild perfs" at R.B. corner, Handsome & Desirable sheet

2,420
1,900
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46
c
Sale 371, Lot 46, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints3c Dull Red, Imperforate Horizontally (26c). Strip of Three, tied on legal size cover by "Griffin, Ga., pmks., Cover tears far from stamps which are well centered but have a few nibbed perfs., The catalogue listing made from this cover, which is probably a unique piece, with P.F. Certificate

1,950
2,000
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47
c
Sale 371, Lot 47, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints10c Green, Ty. II (32). Very Fine, tied by perfect, bold "San Francisco, Cal." 1859 pmk. on a particularly handsome "Choo. Choo" envelope, "Overland Mail, via Los Angeles", to Ohio, flap missing, Extremely Fine

E. 500-750
800
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48
ogbl
Sale 371, Lot 48, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints30c Orange (38). Block, Beautiful, Deep color, fresh, o.g., tiny thin in one stamp, otherwise Very Fine, Handsome Piece

800
650
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49
og
Sale 371, Lot 49, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints3c Scarlet, Reprint (41). Bright Color, Exceptionally Well Centered, Extremely Fine example of this difficult stamp

650
800
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50
og
Sale 371, Lot 50, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47). Gorgeous, Rich color, Well Centered, Extremely Fine Copy of this Rarity

1,000
1,250
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