Sale 560 — 1980 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 5 April, 1980

Category — 1857-60 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
78
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Sale 560, Lot 78, 1857-60 Issue1c Blue, Ty. Ia (19). Fresh, close at bottom, name in ms. on back, Fine, Scarce

5,000
3,250
79
 
Sale 560, Lot 79, 1857-60 Issue1c Blue, Ty. la (19). Pos. 94L4, on small piece tied by Green Clarksville Va. pmk., perfs. trifle in, Attractive & Rare

1,250
3,500
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80
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Sale 560, Lot 80, 1857-60 Issue1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Complete Pane of 100, R. Pane PI. 10, without gum, Very well centered throughout, about 25 show small surface scrapes, some separation & minor reinforcements, Plate Block is Fine-Very Fine. A Handsome & Attractive Pane

10,505
7,000
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81
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Sale 560, Lot 81, 1857-60 Issue1c Blue, Ty. V (24). Complete Pane of 100, L. Pane PI. 10, without gum. Mixed centering, most Fine-Very Fine. One stamp of Plate Block has a hole, about a dozen others have slight faults. Weak perfs. or separations neatly reinforced. Rare & Attractive Sheet

10,505
9,500
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82
 
Sale 560, Lot 82, 1857-60 IssueIc Blue, Ty. V (24). Part Pane of 72, R. Pane. PI. 7, without gum & some minor reinforcement, six stamps thin, 12 are creased, two stamps of plate block affected. Six positions show "Curl on Shoulder." Brilliant, Fresh, Better than usual centering & much finer than description would indicate

7,920
9,000
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83
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Sale 560, Lot 83, 1857-60 Issue3c Red (25). Fresh, o.g., Very Fine, Rare in this Condition

425
1,700
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84
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Sale 560, Lot 84, 1857-60 Issue3c Red (25). Block, Fresh, Rich Color, slightly disturbed o.g., perfs. slightly in, Fine for this Rare Block, with P.F. Certificate

2,000
1,050
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85
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Sale 560, Lot 85, 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27). Fresh, Part o.g., hinge remnants, insignificant corner perf. crease, otherwise Fine, Very Rare Unused, with P.F. Certificate

4,000
5,250
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86
 
Sale 560, Lot 86, 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27). Vertical Pair, Rich Color, Unusually Well-centered, on cover back tied by Town pmk., few short perfs., o/w Extremely Fine

1,250
1,800
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87
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Sale 560, Lot 87, 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27). Vertical Pair (single nibbed perf., Fine) & Single (wide natural s.e.), tied by "New Orleans La." pmks. on May 1859 Tissue Paper Folded Cover to France, Red "New Paid York 12." Handsome & Rare

2,250
3,000
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88
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Sale 560, Lot 88, 1857-60 Issue5c Red Brown (28). Fresh, Nearly Full o.g., Gorgeous Deep Rich Color, with P.F. Certificate stating "slight crease" which in our opinion is, at worst, a negligible bend, Fine

1,000
3,250
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89
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Sale 560, Lot 89, 1857-60 Issue5c Orange Brown (30). Top Margin Block, Fresh, Full o.g., Gorgeous Deep Rich Shade, Beautifully Centered, Extremely Fine "Gem"

2,250
8,000
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90
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Sale 560, Lot 90, 1857-60 Issue10c Green, Ty. V (35). Block, slightly toned o.g., single short perf., otherwise Very Fine

475
1,550
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91
ogbl
Sale 560, Lot 91, 1857-60 Issue12c Black, PI. III (36b). Horizontal Block of Six, Fresh, o.g., small hinge reinforcements, left perfs. on left pair & bottom perfs. trifle in, Fine for this Issue

1,225
1,050
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92
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Sale 560, Lot 92, 1857-60 Issue30c Orange (38). Horizontal Block of Eight, Brilliant o.g., Marvelous Color, tiny hinge reinforcements, tiny thin spot in one, small "oily" translucency in top right stamp, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, An Important Classic Rarity (Top Block from the Caspary Block of Sixteen)

6,000
11,000
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93
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Sale 560, Lot 93, 1857-60 Issue90c Blue (39). Horizontal Pair, Rich Color, small part o.g., light horiz. crease, otherwise Fine, Rare

1,950
2,000
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94
 
Sale 560, Lot 94, 1857-60 Issue90c Blue (39). Light Grid & Red London Transit cancels, Extremely Fine, One of the Most Beautiful Sound Genuinely Used Examples of this Stamp, ex-Gore, Hind, Seymour, with P.F. Certificate

2,000
8,500
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