Sale 391 — 1971 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Tuesday, 23 March, 1971

Category — 1870-93 Bank Note Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
76
og
3c Green, Imperforate (147c). Horiz. Pair, with bottom sheet margin, slight, even toning, Very Fine, signed S. A. (Spencer Anderson)

450
475
77
c
Sale Number 391, Lot Number 77, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues24c Purple (153), 24c Purple (153)24c Purple (153). Tied with Horiz. Pair 10c Brown (150) by Bold "Cross-Roads" cancel, all paying the double 22c rate to Lima, Peru; Neat Magenta "San Francisco, Cal. Paid" matching Bold "24"; All stamps Very Fine, A Choice and Handsome Showpiece

E. 200-250
625
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78
ogbl
2c Vermilion, Imperforate (178a). Block of Twelve, Top Imprint and PI. No. 161, with P. F. Certificate which states "genuine .. with crease along the bottom stamps, a tear partly across the top margin and some natural paper creases". A Great Rarity, and Most Attractive. Catalogued as pairs

6,000
4,000
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79
og
Sale Number 391, Lot Number 79, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues7c Scarlet Vermilion, Special Printing (196), 7c Scarlet Vermilion, Special Printing (196)7c Scarlet Vermilion, Special Printing (196). Brilliant Color, small thin at top, Fine appearance, Very scarce

1,600
650
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80
bl
Sale Number 391, Lot Number 80, 1870-93 Bank Note Issues2c Green, Imperforate (213a), 2c Green, Imperforate (213a)2c Green, Imperforate (213a). Block of Six, Large Margins, incl. left sheet margin, tied on piece by neat "Hoboken, N.J., Mar. 25, 1890" postmark, Very Fine and Rare

975
1,550
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