Sale 510 — 1977 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 23 March, 1977

Category — 1869 Pictorial Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
103
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 103, 1869 Pictorial Issue3c Ultramarine (114). Horiz, 3c Ultramarine (114). Horiz3c Ultramarine (114). Horiz. Pair, natural left s.e., Used in Combination with Canada 3c Rose (37a) Horiz. Pair, tied together & onto small Cover to England by Bold Rosettes & Red Town pmk. (unreadable name but probably New York), Red "London Paid" Transit, cover opened three sides, one Canadian stamp defective, No. 114 pair few barely noticeable perf. faults caused by placement at top edge of cover, nevertheless Attractive & an Extremely Rare Usage

E. 750-1,000
1,600
104
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 104, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Rich Color, Wonderfully Well-Centered, Used with Fine Horiz. Pair 2c Red Brown (146) on Oct. 1871 Folded Cover from Yokohama, Japan to Lyons, France. Stamps tied by Bold Cork & Red "London Paid", "Yokohama Japan" pmk., Red "PD" & "New Paid York 6", ms. "Open Mail Via England", other appropriate French Transits, A Lovely Rarity & Unquestionably a Welcome Addition to any Fine Postal History Collection, ex-Gibson

E. 1,000-2,000
4,500
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105
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 105, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II (119). B.R. Sheet Corner Imprint & Plate No, 15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II (119). B.R. Sheet Corner Imprint & Plate No15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II (119). B.R. Sheet Corner Imprint & Plate No. 23 Block of Twenty, Bright Colors, Full o.g., some hinge reinforcement, couple light creases, centered to right, Magnificent & Rare Showpiece, Plate No. Block listed but Unpriced in Scott

E. 5,000-10,000
12,000
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106
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 106, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Ty. ll (119), 15c Brown & Blue, Ty. ll (119)15c Brown & Blue, Ty. ll (119). Fine, tied by Small Cork & "Mobile, Ala." Town pmk. on Cover to Norway, Unusual Red New York Transit, "New York, Oct. 5" Only, "5" Larger Size, Red "fco 2", closed cover tear, stain at left, otherwise Fine, Rare Usage

E. 750-1,000
1,500
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107
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 107, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b), 15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b)15c Brown & Blue, Center Inverted (119b). Beautiful Rich Colors, Small Solid Star cancel, Fine, A Lovely Rarity

7,500
6,000
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108
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 108, 1869 Pictorial Issue24c Green & Violet (120), 24c Green & Violet (120)24c Green & Violet (120). Fresh Colors, Part o.g., Well-Centered & Extremely Fine

650
1,550
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109
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 109, 1869 Pictorial Issue24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a), 24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a)24c Green & Violet, Without Grill (120a). Magnificent Rich Colors, Almost Full o.g., centered slightly to top, Fine & Rare, with P.F. Certificate

1,350
900
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110
 
24c Green & Violet, Center Inverted (120b). Light Rosette cancel, single nibbed perf., really inconsequential, Very Fine, Unusually Choice for this Classic Rarity, with P.F. Certificate

6,500
7,500
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111
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 111, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine (121), 30c Blue & Carmine (121)30c Blue & Carmine (121). Deep Rich Colors, Major Part o.g., Exceptionally Fine, A Marvelous "Gem"

625
1,250
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112
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 112, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b), 30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b)30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b). Remarkably Well- Centered, Rich Colors, segmented cork cancel, tiny corner perf. crease, otherwise Extremely Fine, Magnificent Example of this Much-Coveted Classic United States Rarity, with P .F. Certificate

25,000
23,000
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113
 
30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b). Beautiful Centering, light Quartered Cork cancel, couple small tears, otherwise Extremely Fine, An Outstanding Appearing Major Rarity, with P.F. Certificate

25,000
17,000
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114
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 114, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine (121), 30c Blue & Carmine (121)30c Blue & Carmine (121). Tied by Leaf & "New Paid York 6", both in Red on Nov 1870 cover front to Algeria, ms. "Via England", French & British Transits, Fine, Probably Unique Use of the 30c

E. 1,000-2,000
2,500
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115
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 115, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black (122), 90c Carmine & Black (122)90c Carmine & Black (122). Rich Colors, Part o.g., Nicely Centered with extra-wide bottom margin, Fine & Rare

2,100
1,750
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116
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 116, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a), 90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a)90c Carmine & Black, Without Grill (122a). Almost Full o.g., Well-Centered, Beautiful Colors, Very Fine, Magnificent Stamp

3,250
4,000
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