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Sale 428 — 1973 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 22 March, 1973

Category — 1869 Pictorial Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
71
ogbl
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 71, 1869 Pictorial Issue1c Buff (112), 1c Buff (112)1c Buff (112). Block, Fresh, o. g., Rich Color, Very Fine

400
425
72
ogbl
3c Ultramarine (114). Right Arrow Block of 24 (4x6), Marvelous State of Freshness, Virtually Full o. g., many being Mint, Exceptionally Well Centered, for a Block this size, couple negligible pinhead gum thin specks, otherwise Very Fine, a Very Scarce & Handsome Multiple

760
950
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73
ogbl
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 73, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellowish Orange (116), 10c Yellowish Orange (116)10c Yellowish Orange (116). Block, centered to bottom, Fresh, o.g., Brilliant Color, right pair has heavy crease, still an Attractive Example of this Excessively Rare Block

1,400
1,000
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74
c
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 74, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Ty. I (118), 15c Brown & Blue, Ty. I (118)15c Brown & Blue, Ty. I (118). Wonderfully well centered, Tied by edge of "New Orleans, La." town pmk. on June 1869 cover to France, Red "New-Paid-York, 6" transit, Forwarded locally in Paris with octagonal forwarders marking on back, Very Fine, Ex-Krug, signed "Ashbrook"

300
500
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75
 
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 75, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b), 15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b)15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b). Wonderfully Well Centered, Fresh colors, Light cancel., Tiny negligible corner perf. crease, European guarantee written in ink over back. Very Fine Appearance, with P. F. Certificate

6,000
4,000
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76
 
15c Brown & Bue,Center Inverted (119b) Lightly cancelled, small skillfully closed tear, Fine appearance

6,000
2,600
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77
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 77, 1869 Pictorial Issue24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a), 24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a)24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a). Fresh, Incredibly Bright Colors, Nearly full o. g., Very Fine, a Very Elusive Stamp, W. H. C. (Colson) handstamp guarantee

1,000
950
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78
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 78, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine (121), 30c Blue & Carmine (121)30c Blue & Carmine (121). Rich, Bright Colors, Extremely Fine

425
550
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79
ogbl
30c Blue & Carmine, Without Grill (121a). Bottom Imprint & Plate No. 21 Block of Fifteen, Fresh, 14 with Full o. g., other nearly so, Bright Colors, minor soiling on two stamps not in plate block, couple insignificant natural pre-print wrinkles, mixed centering from perfs. touch to Very Fine, still a Wonderful & Beautiful Block of the Utmost Rarity, Probably Unique

12,250
14,000
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80
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 80, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black (122), 90c Carmine & Black (122)90c Carmine & Black (122). Incredibly Fresh, Nearly Full o. g., Beautiful Colors, Extremely Fine, a Gorgeous Copy, Ex-Seymour

1,000
2,100
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81
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 81, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black (122), 90c Carmine & Black (122)90c Carmine & Black (122). Marvelous Centering, Rich Deep Colors, Extremely Fine, with P. F. Certificate

1,000
1,750
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82
og
90c Carmine & Black (122). Well centered, Fresh, part o. g., Very Fine

1,000
1,300
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83
og
Sale Number 428, Lot Number 83, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a), 90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a)90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a). Fresh, large part o. g., Very Fine copy of this Rare Stamp, with P. F. Certificate

1,500
1,650
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