Sale 510 — 1977 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 23 March, 1977

Category — 1847 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
24
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 24, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown (1), 5c Red Brown (1)5c Red Brown (1). Block, Three Nice Margins, just clear to tiny bit in at bottom, Fresh Color, Large Part Crackly o.g., bottom right stamp small thin, tiny bit broken through, small nick & thin between bottom pair, top right stamp small closed scissors cut, light creasings. There is about one-sixth of an Unused 10c 47 adhering face up, on the back of the top left stamp! Despite the faults, this piece is of Respectable Appearance & Rare

9,000
4,000
25
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 25, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown (1), 5c Red Brown (1)5c Red Brown (1). Vertical Pair, Large to Huge Margins Showing Bits of Two Adjoining Stamps, Lovely Color, each with Neat Red Grid cancel, Extremely Fine, A Wonderful Pair, with P.F. Certificate

425
1,650
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26
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 26, 1847 Issue5c Dark Brown (1a). Horiz, 5c Dark Brown (1a). Horiz5c Dark Brown (1a). Horiz. Pair, Ample to Large Margins, showing bit of Next Stamp at left, Marvelous Color, Very Sharp Impression, tied by light Black grids on small piece, Very Fine, Handsome Pair

425
1,000
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27
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 27, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horiz, 10c Black (2). Horiz10c Black (2). Horiz. Strip of Three, Ample to Large Margins except tiny bit in two places, vertical creases between stamps virtually clear of all designs (probably done in preparation for separation), small closed tear middle stamp, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, Tremendously Rare

15,000
9,500
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28
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 28, 1847 Issue10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Large Margins All Around, Red Hudson River Mail Thin Bar Grid cancel Very Fine & Rare

E. 1,000-2,000
1,550
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29
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 29, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horiz, 10c Black (2). Horiz10c Black (2). Horiz. Pair, Clear to Large Margins, Bright Red grid cancels, Very Fine, Handsome

1,350
2,700
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30
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 30, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horiz, 10c Black (2). Horiz10c Black (2). Horiz. Strip of Three, Pos. 41-43R, Left Stamp Major Double Transfer Ty. D, Ample to Huge Margins, Fresh, Nice Impression, Bright Orange Red Cork cancels, Extremely Fine, Exceptionally Beautiful & Rare

3,250
6,500
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31
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 31, 1847 Issue10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Used from Canada, Large Margins, incl. bit of Next Stamp at top, Marvelous Impression, faint vertical filing crease, tied by two strikes of Red "10" in circle, Matching "Paid" & "Montreal L.C. SP 9 1850" double circle pmk. on folded cover to New York, Red Canadian ms. "41/2", there is a reinforced filing crease at the center of the cover & couple small closed cover tears, still an Outstanding Example of this Very Rare Usage

E. 2,000-5,000
9,000
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32
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 32, 1847 Issue10c Black (2), 10c Black (2)10c Black (2). Ample to Large Margins, used with Boyd's City Express, 2c Green (20L7), large Margins All Around, tied together & on cover by Red Square grids, matching New York pmk., 1851 folded letter to Ill., Very Fine & Rare, ex-Knapp

E. 1,000-2,000
4,500
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33
Pbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 33, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown, 10c Black, Reproduction Plate Proofs on Card (3P-4P), 5c Red Brown, 10c Black, Reproduction Plate Proofs on Card (3P-4P)5c Red Brown, 10c Black, Reproduction Plate Proofs on Card (3P-4P). Blocks, Very Fine Set

750
1,250
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