Sale 468 — 1975 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Tuesday, 25 March, 1975

Category — 1922 and Later Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
172
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 172, 1922 and Later Issues2c Carmine, Imperf. Vertically (554a). Right Plate No, 2c Carmine, Imperf. Vertically (554a). Right Plate No2c Carmine, Imperf. Vertically (554a). Right Plate No. 15749 Block of Nine, Mint, horizontal perfs. run diagonally but trimmed to normal block shape, trivial light crease affects three stamps, Possibly Unique as a Plate Block, A Spectacular Rarity

E. 500-750
650
173
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 173, 1922 and Later Issues$5.00 Carmine & Blue (573). Arrow & Double Plate No, $5.00 Carmine & Blue (573). Arrow & Double Plate No$5.00 Carmine & Blue (573). Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, Mint, Well Centered, usual natural gum bends, Extremely Fine

2,000
2,000
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174
P
Sale Number 468, Lot Number 174, 1922 and Later Issues1c-5c Lexington-Concord (617P-619P), 1c-5c Lexington-Concord (617P-619P)1c-5c Lexington-Concord (617P-619P). Large Die Proofs Die Sunk on 8 x 5" Cards, Very Fine & Rare

1,200
900
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174A
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5c Ericsson (628P). Large Die Proof on India, Die sunk on 8 x 6" card Very Fine & Rare

450
350
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175
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 175, 1922 and Later Issues2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A). Bottom Left Plate No, 2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A). Bottom Left Plate No2c Carmine, Ty. II (634A). Bottom Left Plate No. 19744 Block, Fine-Very Fine, Rare

900
600
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176
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 176, 1922 and Later Issues2c Von Steuben, Imperforate (689a). Horiz, 2c Von Steuben, Imperforate (689a). Horiz2c Von Steuben, Imperforate (689a). Horiz. Pair with Left Sheet Margin, few gum wrinkles as nearly always, one a trifle heavy, nevertheless Very Fine, Rare Error

1,750
1,100
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177
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 177, 1922 and Later Issues2c Yorktown, Imperforate Vertically (703c), 2c Yorktown, Imperforate Vertically (703c)2c Yorktown, Imperforate Vertically (703c). The Unique Center Line & Right Arrow Block of Ten, small thin in selvedge only, far from design, Fine-Very Fine, A Spectacular & Handsome Rarity of which one sheet of 50 was ever found

8,000
5,250
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178
P
3c William Penn, Large Die Proof on India (724P). Die Sunk on 6 x 8" card, Very Fine

500
400
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179
P
3c Daniel Webster Large Die Proof on India, (725P). Die sunk on 6 x 8" card, Very Fine, Rare

500
400
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180
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 180, 1922 and Later Issues5c Kosciuszko, Imperf. Vertically (734a), 5c Kosciuszko, Imperf. Vertically (734a)5c Kosciuszko, Imperf. Vertically (734a). Mint Block, Very Fine & Very Rare

2,000
1,550
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181
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11/2 Presidential, Vertical Pair with Horiz. Gutter Between (805 var.). Cpl. Miscut Sheet of 100, Without Plate No., Part Stamps Top & Bottom with Complete Row of Ten Error Pairs, some minor reinforcing & separation not affecting the Gutter Pairs, Very Fine, Possibly Unique as Sheet

1,500
750
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182
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 182, 1922 and Later Issues$1.00 Presidential, Imperf. Horizontally (832a), $1.00 Presidential, Imperf. Horizontally (832a)$1.00 Presidential, Imperf. Horizontally (832a). Bottom Right Corner Block, Very Fine, Rare

800
700
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183
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$5.00 Presidential (834). Cpl. Sheet of 100, some selvedge creases & small separations not affecting the Double Plate No. Block, which is Very Fine, others 90% Very Fine

6,550
6,000
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184
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 184, 1922 and Later Issues4c McDowell, Imp.erforate Horizontally (1138a), 4c McDowell, Imp.erforate Horizontally (1138a)4c McDowell, Imp.erforate Horizontally (1138a). Mint Vertical Strip of Three, centered to left as are all known of these errors, Fine & Rare

1,350
800
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185
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5c Florida, Yellow Omitted (1271a). Top Margin Block, Mint, Very Fine, Rare Error

E. 750-1,000
650
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185A
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 185A, 1922 and Later Issues1c Green Coil, Imperforate (1299b), 1c Green Coil, Imperforate (1299b)1c Green Coil, Imperforate (1299b). Mint Strip of Four, Very Fine, Rare, Listed but Unpriced

E. 750-1,000
950
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186
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 186, 1922 and Later Issues4c Black Coil, Imperforate (1303b), 4c Black Coil, Imperforate (1303b)4c Black Coil, Imperforate (1303b). Mint Strip of Three, Fine & Rare, Listed but Unpriced

E. 350-500
260
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187
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 187, 1922 and Later Issues6c Hemisfair, White Omitted, ("6c", Converging Lines) (1304a), 6c Hemisfair, White Omitted, ("6c", Converging Lines) (1304a)6c Hemisfair, White Omitted, ("6c", Converging Lines) (1304a). Mint, Very Fine, Rare Error

750
650
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188
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 188, 1922 and Later Issues6c Waterfowl Conservation, Vertical Pair Imperf. Between (1362a), 6c Waterfowl Conservation, Vertical Pair Imperf. Between (1362a)6c Waterfowl Conservation, Vertical Pair Imperf. Between (1362a). Mint, Very Fine & Rare

600
450
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189
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Sale Number 468, Lot Number 189, 1922 and Later Issues8c Tom Sawyer, Yellow & Gray Colors Omitted (1470 var.), 8c Tom Sawyer, Yellow & Gray Colors Omitted (1470 var.)8c Tom Sawyer, Yellow & Gray Colors Omitted (1470 var.). Mint Margin Block, Very Fine, Very Rare Unlisted Variety, Only one sheet of 50 known

E. 1,000-2,000
1,250
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