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Sale 510 — 1977 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 23 March, 1977

Category — General Foreign

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
229
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 229, General ForeignBRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1860, 21/2p Dull Rose (1), BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1860, 21/2p Dull Rose (1)BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1860, 21/2p Dull Rose (1). Large Margins, Fresh & Very Fine, signed "Bloch", with Friedl Certificate

1,350
1,900
230
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 230, General ForeignBRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3), BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3)BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3). Four Nice Margins, Fresh Color, Bold Blue "35" in Oval Grid cancel, Very Fine, A Lovely Rarity

2,100
4,250
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231
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 231, General ForeignBRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3), BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3)BRITISH COLUMBIA & VANCOUVER IS., 1865, 5c Rose (3). Large Margins to just touched, neat Blue "35" in grid cancel, Fine & Very Rare

2,100
1,000
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232
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 232, General ForeignBRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Lemon Yellow, "Cotton Reel" (2a), BRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Lemon Yellow, "Cotton Reel" (2a)BRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Lemon Yellow, "Cotton Reel" (2a). Cut to shape & tied on Jan. 1851 Folded Letter by "Demarara" pmk., separations along internal folds, tiny eroded spot, otherwise Fine, Very Rare, with BPA, PF & Diena Certificates

1,750
1,850
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233
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 233, General ForeignBRITISH GUIANA, 1882, 1c Black on Lilac Rose, "C" of Cent   . Omitted (103 var), BRITISH GUIANA, 1882, 1c Black on Lilac Rose, "C" of Cent   . Omitted (103 var)BRITISH GUIANA, 1882, 1c Black on Lilac Rose, "C" of Cent . Omitted (103 var). In Horiz. Pair with Normal No. 104 tied by "Juschen de Vrienden" pmk. on Dec. 1883 Cover to Georgetown, small mends at top, stamps Fine, Unique, signed Bloch, ex-Col. Lagerloof (a cover from same correspondence accompanies franked with normal 103, 104 pair)

E. 1,000-2,000
850
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234
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 234, General Foreign1851, 3p Red (1), 1851, 3p Red (1)1851, 3p Red (1). Fresh, Ample to Large Margins, Lovely Color, light horiz. crease, Very Fine Appearance, An Exceptional Example of this Canadian Rarity, ex-Dale, with B.P.A. Certificate

5,000
2,600
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235
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 235, General Foreign1851, 3p Red (1), 1851, 3p Red (1)1851, 3p Red (1). Vertical Pair, Clear to Huge Margins except tiny bit in at top right, tiny margin scuff top stamp, tied by Seven Ring Target on Nov. 1852 Folded Cover to Kingston, Bottom Stamp Curious Printing Variety Somewhat Resembling a Double Impression, small internal split along filing fold, Rare & Attractive Cover

750
950
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236
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 236, General Foreign1851, 6p Grayish Purple (2), 1851, 6p Grayish Purple (2)1851, 6p Grayish Purple (2). Large Margins, Marvelous Rich Color, tied by Target, Red Montreal pmk., matching "Canada" in Framed Are, Red "Paid" on Fresh Folded Letter from the Famous Kennedy Correspondence to New York, stamp has scissors cut barely into outer frame line, otherwise Extremely Fine, A Beautiful Cover

350
575
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237
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 237, General Foreign1855, 10p Blue (7), 1855, 10p Blue (7)1855, 10p Blue (7). Large Margins, Wonderful Rich Color, faint crease at bottom barely into design, otherwise Extremely Fine, Magnificant Appearance & Rare

2,500
2,100
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238
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 238, General Foreign1857, 1/2p Rose (8), 1857, 1/2p Rose (8)1857, 1/2p Rose (8). Vertical Pair & Vertical Strip of Three, Large to Huge Margins, Top Stamp of Strip Shows Bit of Imprint, tied by Numeral "37" in Four Ring Targets on Printed Circular Front to Norway, Blue Oval Merchants Cachet, Red "London Paid, Au 30, 56", couple light creases, otherwise Extremely Fine, Rare Usage

1,000
1,450
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239
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 239, General Foreign1897, $3.00 Jubilee (63), 1897, $3.00 Jubilee (63)1897, $3.00 Jubilee (63). Block, Lovely Rich Color, Very Fine, Handsome & Rare

2,200
3,250
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240
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 240, General Foreign1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64), 1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64)1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64). Block, Fresh & Bright, Very Fine, A Wonderful Canadian Rarity

2,200
3,250
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241
bl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 241, General Foreign1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64), 1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64)1897, $4.00 Jubilee (64). Block, Well-Centered, light shade, Neat Purple Town pmks., top left stamp faint internal crease, otherwise Extremely Fine, Handsome & Rare

1,400
1,250
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242
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 242, General Foreign1899 "2(c)" on two-thirds of 3c Carmine, "Port Hood Provisional"  (88C), 1899 "2(c)" on two-thirds of 3c Carmine, "Port Hood Provisional"  (88C)1899 "2(c)" on two-thirds of 3c Carmine, "Port Hood Provisional" (88C). Tied by neat "Port Hood N.S. JA 4 99" pmk. on small neat cover, Very Fine, with Royal Certificate, which states "... apparently genuine but used a day before the usually accepted date." In our opinion, Undoubtedly Genuine & Exceedingly Rare

E. 2,000-5,000
3,250
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243
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 243, General Foreign1935, 1c-$1.00 Geo. V, Pictorials, Imperforate (217c-227a), 1935, 1c-$1.00 Geo. V, Pictorials, Imperforate (217c-227a)1935, 1c-$1.00 Geo. V, Pictorials, Imperforate (217c-227a). Pairs, Cpl. Set, Very Fine

1,340
1,350
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244
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 244, General Foreign1969, 6c Christmas, Black Inscriptions & Frame Line Omitted  (503a), 1969, 6c Christmas, Black Inscriptions & Frame Line Omitted  (503a)1969, 6c Christmas, Black Inscriptions & Frame Line Omitted (503a). Mint. Very Fine & Rare

1,250
1,000
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245
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 245, General Foreign1971, 6c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Imperforate (535a), Mint Horiz, 1971, 6c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Imperforate (535a), Mint Horiz1971, 6c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Imperforate (535a), Mint Horiz. Pair, Very Fine

700
500
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246
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 246, General Foreign1971, 7c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Gray Inscriptions & Value  Omitted (537a), 1971, 7c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Gray Inscriptions & Value  Omitted (537a)1971, 7c Maple Leaves Multicolor, Gray Inscriptions & Value Omitted (537a). Mint Bottom Margin Single, Very Fine & Rare

1,750
1,300
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247
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 247, General Foreign1973, 15c Mounted Police, Imperforate (614 var), 1973, 15c Mounted Police, Imperforate (614 var)1973, 15c Mounted Police, Imperforate (614 var). Vertical Pair, Mint, Very Fine,Rare Unlisted Variety

E. 1,000-2,000
850
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248
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 248, General ForeignCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Blue, "Wood Block" Error of  Color (7b), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Blue, "Wood Block" Error of  Color (7b)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Blue, "Wood Block" Error of Color (7b). Two Large to Huge Margins, ample to tiny bit in at bottom, Nice Color, Grid cancel, negligible paper wrinkle (called "paper crease" on accompanying BPA Certificate), otherwise Fine, A Great Classic Rarity

10,000
8,500
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249
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 249, General ForeignCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1863, 4p Dark Blue, Left Half Used as 2p (13 var), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1863, 4p Dark Blue, Left Half Used as 2p (13 var)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1863, 4p Dark Blue, Left Half Used as 2p (13 var). Large Margins, used with normal 4p (13), nearly full margins, tied by Triangle Grid & "Swellendam" Oval pmk. on Folded Cover to Victoria West, small tear & tiny bit of outer sheet missing both far from stamps, Fine & Very Rare

E. 500-750
1,650
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250
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 250, General ForeignFINLAND, 1856, 10k Rose (2), FINLAND, 1856, 10k Rose (2)FINLAND, 1856, 10k Rose (2). Large to Huge Margins, ms. dash & Neat Boxed "WIBORG, 1857" pmk., tied by ms. "2" on Folded Prices Current, Blue Oval Merchants Cachet, Stamp Extremely Fine, A Lovely Classic Piece

E. 500-750
1,100
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251
bl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 251, General ForeignGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1), GREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1)GREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1). Block, Large Margins All Around, Dark Red Maltese Cross Cancels, bit generously applied, top left stamp small corner crease, otherwise Extremely Fine

0
1,850
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252
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 252, General ForeignGUATEMALA, 1937, 25c Blue Green, Quetzal Bird Omitted (C61a), GUATEMALA, 1937, 25c Blue Green, Quetzal Bird Omitted (C61a)GUATEMALA, 1937, 25c Blue Green, Quetzal Bird Omitted (C61a). Light Purple pmk., Very Fine, A Tremendous Air Post Rarity, Only Five Known, with P.F. Certificate

1,750
1,300
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253
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 253, General ForeignHAMBURG-AMERICAN PACKET COMPANY, 1875, 10c Black, Blue Green & Yellow (Michel 1), HAMBURG-AMERICAN PACKET COMPANY, 1875, 10c Black, Blue Green & Yellow (Michel 1)HAMBURG-AMERICAN PACKET COMPANY, 1875, 10c Black, Blue Green & Yellow (Michel 1). Tied by Packet Company Oval on 1877 Folded Cover from Cap Haitien (Haiti) to St. Thomas, Danish West Indies, "St. Thomas" Backstamp, some separations mended along folds, still a Handsome & Rare Cover

2,000
850
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254
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 254, General ForeignLIBERIA, 1941, 50c on 20c Magenta, Liberia-US Flight Surcharge (C23), LIBERIA, 1941, 50c on 20c Magenta, Liberia-US Flight Surcharge (C23)LIBERIA, 1941, 50c on 20c Magenta, Liberia-US Flight Surcharge (C23). Very Fine & Exceedingly Rare, ex-Lichtenstein, with P.F. Certificate

2,000
850
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255
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 255, General ForeignMAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Bright Orange on Bluish, Early Impression  (5), MAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Bright Orange on Bluish, Early Impression  (5)MAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Bright Orange on Bluish, Early Impression (5). Large to Huge Margins, Rich Color, Clear "2" in Two Ring Target cancel, slight thin in bottom margin clear of design, otherwise Extremely Fine, A Beautiful & Rare Stamp, with BPA Certificate

2,250
2,400
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256
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 256, General ForeignMAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue on Bluish Gray, Early Impression (6), MAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue on Bluish Gray, Early Impression (6)MAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue on Bluish Gray, Early Impression (6). Large to Huge Margins, Lovely Color, Neat Large Grid cancel, Extremely Fine & Rare, with Royal Certificate

2,000
2,800
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257
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 257, General ForeignMAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue, "Penoe" Error, Late Intermediate  Impression, Vertical Strip of Three (6b, 6c), MAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue, "Penoe" Error, Late Intermediate  Impression, Vertical Strip of Three (6b, 6c)MAURITIUS, 1848, 2p Blue, "Penoe" Error, Late Intermediate Impression, Vertical Strip of Three (6b, 6c). Pos. 1, 4, 7, Ample to Large Margins, Fresh Color, Strong Diagonal Lines on Bottom Pair, Both showing Traces of Vertical Lines, Top Stamp Diagonal Lines Nearly Complete, few "white patches", Numeral" 1" Target cancels, Very Fine, A Rare & Beautiful Classic Piece

1,050
1,850
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258
 
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 258, General ForeignMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Intermediate Impression  (14B). Horiz, MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Intermediate Impression  (14B). HorizMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Intermediate Impression (14B). Horiz. Pair, Huge Margins, tied on piece by Oval Grid cancels, Extremely Fine, with Royal Certificate (Gibbons No. 28)

1,050
1,550
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259
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 259, General ForeignNETHERLANDS, 1894, 5c Orange, Error of Color (41b), NETHERLANDS, 1894, 5c Orange, Error of Color (41b)NETHERLANDS, 1894, 5c Orange, Error of Color (41b). Fresh, o.g., hinge remnant, small thin spot in top right corner, Very Fine Appearance, Netherland's Rarest Stamp

9,000
3,500
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260
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 260, General ForeignNEW ZEALAND, 1936, 30sh Dark Brown, Postal-Fiscal (AR61). R, NEW ZEALAND, 1936, 30sh Dark Brown, Postal-Fiscal (AR61). RNEW ZEALAND, 1936, 30sh Dark Brown, Postal-Fiscal (AR61). R. Margin Block, top pair lightly hinged, Very Fine

500
475
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261
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 261, General ForeignNEW ZEALAND, 1937, 35sh Yellow, Postal-Fiscal (AR62). L, NEW ZEALAND, 1937, 35sh Yellow, Postal-Fiscal (AR62). LNEW ZEALAND, 1937, 35sh Yellow, Postal-Fiscal (AR62). L. Margin Block, top pair lightly hinged, Very Fine, Rare Block

4,000
3,750
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262
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 262, General Foreign1861, 1p Reddish Brown (16), 1861, 1p Reddish Brown (16)1861, 1p Reddish Brown (16). Nice Even Margins, Rich Color, Fresh, Almost Full o.g., Extremely Fine, with B.P.A. certificate

1,750
1,250
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263
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 263, General Foreign1929, 3c on 6c Gray Black, Black Surcharge, Ty II (160c), 1929, 3c on 6c Gray Black, Black Surcharge, Ty II (160c)1929, 3c on 6c Gray Black, Black Surcharge, Ty II (160c). Block, Bottom Pair Mint, Very Fine, Very Rare, only 50 Issued, signed "Bloch", with P .F. Certificate

1,900
1,600
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264
P
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 264, General Foreign1933, 1c-32c Sir Humphrey Gilbert, Black Large Die Trial Color Proofs (212TC-225TC), 1933, 1c-32c Sir Humphrey Gilbert, Black Large Die Trial Color Proofs (212TC-225TC)1933, 1c-32c Sir Humphrey Gilbert, Black Large Die Trial Color Proofs (212TC-225TC). Cpl. Set, 67 x 57mm or larger, Very Fine, Rare

E. 1,000-2,000
1,150
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265
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 265, General Foreign1930, 50c on 30c "Columbia" Air Post (C5), 1930, 50c on 30c "Columbia" Air Post (C5)1930, 50c on 30c "Columbia" Air Post (C5). Fresh, natural rounded corner perf., Fine & Rare, signed "Sanabria", with P.F. Certificate

2,750
1,900
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266
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 266, General ForeignRUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1), RUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1)RUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1). Ample to Large Margins, Rich Colors, tied by Three Line (AIBA VA?) pmk. on Fresh 1858 Folded Cover, Very Fine, Handsome

E. 350-500
850
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267
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Sale Number 510, Lot Number 267, General ForeignRUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k San Francisco Flight, Inverted Overprint (C68a), RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k San Francisco Flight, Inverted Overprint (C68a)RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k San Francisco Flight, Inverted Overprint (C68a). Very Fine, Very Rare Error, with Friedl Certificate (Realized $1,500.00 in the Adler Sale)

900
1,450
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268
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 268, General ForeignRUSSIA, SINKIANG, 1899, 1k-7k First Issue (1, 2 two, 3-5), RUSSIA, SINKIANG, 1899, 1k-7k First Issue (1, 2 two, 3-5)RUSSIA, SINKIANG, 1899, 1k-7k First Issue (1, 2 two, 3-5). Tied by Urumchi (Sinkiang) Imperial Russian Consulate P.O. pmks., Seven Perfect Strikes, on the Famous & Unique June 22,1906 Registered cover to Moudon (Switzerland); Six Russian stamps on back, tied by Chuguchak pmks., Sergio pol transit & Moudon receiving pmk., Very Fine, Outstanding Showpiece (Brought $5,250.00 in the Adler Sale)

E. 2,000-5,000
4,250
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269
ogbl
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 269, General ForeignRYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17), RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17)RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17). Right Margin Block, Mint, Very Fine & Rare

3,600
3,000
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270
og
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 270, General ForeignSAN MARINO, 1943, 25c-20L Air Post, Without Overprint (C26 var-C33 var), SAN MARINO, 1943, 25c-20L Air Post, Without Overprint (C26 var-C33 var)SAN MARINO, 1943, 25c-20L Air Post, Without Overprint (C26 var-C33 var). Complete Set, Very Fine & Very Rare

3,000
950
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271
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 271, General ForeignSARDINIA, 1851, 5c Black, 40c Rose (1, 3). Horiz, SARDINIA, 1851, 5c Black, 40c Rose (1, 3). HorizSARDINIA, 1851, 5c Black, 40c Rose (1, 3). Horiz. Pair of 5c, Clear to Large Margins except partly in two sides on right stamp, 40c Clear to Large Margins, curious albino embossing marks, tied by Grid of Diamonds, "Chambery" pmk. on March 1853 Folded Letter to Grenoble, normal sequence of transits, Fine, A Fabulous & Rare Foreign Classic Cover, "Champion" handstamp guarantee, with Fiecchi Certificate (cat. value of stamps $1,750.00+ off cover)

E. 2,000-5,000
2,200
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272
c
Sale Number 510, Lot Number 272, General ForeignTWO SICILIES, 1860, 1/2t Coat of Arms (8), TWO SICILIES, 1860, 1/2t Coat of Arms (8)TWO SICILIES, 1860, 1/2t Coat of Arms (8). Large Margins All Around, Fresh Color, tied by "Annalato" Boxed pmk. on Newspaper, Extremely Fine & Rare, A Beautiful Classic Piece, with P.F. Certificate

3,500
3,250
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273
og
ZANZIBAR, 1908, 100r Blue & Black (118). Very Fine

1,250
600
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