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Sale 428 — 1973 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 22 March, 1973

Category — 1857-60 Issue and Reprints

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
30
 
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 30, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints3c Red, Type I, Imperf. Vertically (25a). Horiz, 3c Red, Type I, Imperf. Vertically (25a). Horiz3c Red, Type I, Imperf. Vertically (25a). Horiz. Pair, Pos. 93-94R4, Barely touched at upper left, Faint creases, Neat "Boston, Paid" cancel, scarce type, Fine for this rare error, with A. P. S. Certificate & further verification note & letter

1,600
1,000
31
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 31, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints10c Dark Green, Ty I (31), 10c Dark Green, Ty I (31)10c Dark Green, Ty I (31). Gorgeous color & Impression, Brilliant, Fresh o. g., minute thin at top, Very Fine appearance

1,500
1,050
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32
 
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 32, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints10c Green Type I (31). Horiz, 10c Green Type I (31). Horiz10c Green Type I (31). Horiz. Strip of Three "Charleston" town cancel, Very Fine

460
400
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33
c
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 33, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints10c Green, Ty, 10c Green, Ty10c Green, Ty. V (35) Block, Wonderfully well centered, tied by "New Orleans, La., Nov. 15, 1860" in double circle, on folded cover to Vera Cruz (Mexico) ms. "per Tennessee" & "7" Mexican weight handstamp, Small, neat cover, Extremely Fine

E. 350-500
700
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34
og
24c Lilac, Imperforate (37c). Large to Huge Margins, incl. left sheet margin. Initialed "E. F." in sheet margin, Very Fine, with P. F. Certificate; This stamp realized $1050.00 in our 1972 Rarity Sale

600
1,050
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35
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 35, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints30c Orange, Imperforate (38a), 30c Orange, Imperforate (38a)30c Orange, Imperforate (38a). Margins all around, extra large on three sides, Rich color, Very Fine, with P. F. Certificate

1,100
1,050
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36
c
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 36, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints30c Orange (38), 30c Orange (38)30c Orange (38). Two choice singles, Red grid cancels & tied by matching "N. York, Br. Pkt. 14 Paid" on folded cover to Berlin, ms. "Pr. Persia" & "pr. Prussian Closed Mail", "Aachen, Franco" in Red Box. Cover partly refolded & internal tears sealed, Stamps are Very Fine in a rare & unusual usage

E. 350-500
1,000
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37
og
3c Scarlet, Reprint (41). Brilliant color. Few perf. tips blunted, as often on this issue. Slight thin, Very Fine appearance

900
0
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38
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Sale Number 428, Lot Number 38, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints10c Blue Green, Reprint (43), 10c Blue Green, Reprint (43)10c Blue Green, Reprint (43). Beautifully centered, a single corner perf. tip blunted, still a Very Fine example of this handsome stamp, Ex-Neinken

600
575
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39
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 39, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints12c Greenish Black, Reprint (44), 12c Greenish Black, Reprint (44)12c Greenish Black, Reprint (44). Rich color, marvelous centering, Extremely Fine, Ex-Neinken

600
1,050
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40
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 40, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints24c Blackish Violet, Reprint (45), 24c Blackish Violet, Reprint (45)24c Blackish Violet, Reprint (45). Beautiful color, Exceptionally Well centered for this issue, a few nibbed perfs. as often, otherwise Very Fine, Ex-Neinken

700
450
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41
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Sale Number 428, Lot Number 41, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints30c Yellow Orange, Reprint (46), 30c Yellow Orange, Reprint (46)30c Yellow Orange, Reprint (46). Brilliant color, Usual scissors separation causes partly blunted perf. tips at top, otherwise Very Fine

1,000
500
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42
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 42, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints90c Deep Blue Reprint (47), 90c Deep Blue Reprint (47)90c Deep Blue Reprint (47). Gorgeous color & Impression, minute pin head thin speck, otherwise Extremely Fine, with P. F. Certificate

1,300
1,000
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43
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 43, 1857-60 Issue and Reprints90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47), 90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47)90c Deep Blue, Reprint (47). Deep Rich Color, single partly nibbed perf., otherwise Very Fine

1,300
900
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