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Sale 560 — 1980 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 5 April, 1980

Category — 1861-66 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
98
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 98, 1861-66 Issue3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56), 3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56)3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56). Rich Color, Nearly Full o.g., Remarkably Well-centered, Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate, Realized Over Two & One Half Times Catalog in Our 1976 Rarities Sale

475
1,100
99
og
5c Brown, "First Design" (57). Fresh, Rich Color, Fine, Rare

10,000
6,500
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100
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 100, 1861-66 Issue10c Dark Green "First Design" (58), 10c Dark Green "First Design" (58)10c Dark Green "First Design" (58). Full o.g., Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,850
4,500
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101
og
12c Black, "First Design" (59). Exceptionally Well-centered, Large Part o.g., Very Fine, One of the Best of the Approximately Ten Known Example of This Great Rarity

32,500
37,500
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102
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 102, 1861-66 Issue, 1c Blue (63), Tied with Skull &. Crossbones cancel and "Waterbury, Can Apr. 13, '66" pmk. on neat cover, Very Fine and Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 5,000-10,000
16,000
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103
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 103, 1861-66 Issue3c Pink (64), 3c Pink (64)3c Pink (64). Rich Color, tiny trivial thin speck, Very Fine appearance, with P.F. Certificate

2,000
1,650
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104
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 104, 1861-66 Issue3c Lake (66), 3c Lake (66)3c Lake (66). Fresh, Large Part o.g., Fine & Rare

950
1,900
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105
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 105, 1861-66 Issue5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Nearly full o.g., trivial pin point toning speck, barely perceptible, o/w Very Fine

2,250
4,000
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106
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 106, 1861-66 Issue30c Orange (71), 30c Orange (71)30c Orange (71). Used with 5c Brown & 10c Green (68, 76) on Remarkably Fresh 1865 Cover to New South Wales tied by Targets. "Washington D.C." pmk., Red London & New York Transits, "Ship-Lelter-Sydney-Backstamp." A Magnificent Quality Cover to a Rare Destination, ex-Rohloff, Grunin

E. 2,000-5,000
5,000
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107
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 107, 1861-66 Issue90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Used with 24c Brown Lilac (70a) tied together by Grid on Feb. 1862 Folded Letter (Augustine Heard correspondence) to Shanghai, China, Magenta ms. "104" Rate. Red "London Paid" Transit, Red "2" Local Delivery Charge, Hong Kong & Red "New-York Paid" Backstamps, Fine & Handsome, ex-Krug, signed Ashbrook, with P.F. Certificate

E. 10,000-20,000
18,500
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108
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 108, 1861-66 Issue90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Tied on Cover by "Washington D.C." Quartered Cork, ms. "80" New York Br. Pkt. & London transit markings to Sydney, New So. Wales, "Sydney Ship Letter, Mr. 20, 1866" Backstamp, small piece of cover back missing, Fine, Rare Cover

E. 10,000-20,000
22,000
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109
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 109, 1861-66 Issue2c Black on Experimental Paper (73 var), 2c Black on Experimental Paper (73 var)2c Black on Experimental Paper (73 var). Block of 40 (10x4) with top Imprint, Full gum, some blue coloring in top margin, 15 stamps with faults (three tears, others creases), nevertheless an Outstanding Black Jack Showpiece, Largest Block Known, Extremely Rare

E. 5,000-10,000
12,000
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110
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 110, 1861-66 Issue2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). 21 Singles, variable quality, used with defective 3c Rose (65) making up the 45c Rate on 1865 Cover to Macao, China, ms. cancels. tied by Maine Town pmk. & Red London Paid Transit, Red NY Transit, Red "40" Credit, "1d" Local Delivery Charge, Red "United States Consulate Hong Kong" Handstamp on cover & also on three stamps, ms. "U .S. Ship Relief", A Terrific & Extremely Rare Usage of the Black Jack Stamp

E. 2,000-5,000
4,750
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111
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Sale Number 560, Lot Number 111, 1861-66 Issue3c Scarlet (74), 3c Scarlet (74)3c Scarlet (74). Fresh, o.g., Brilliant Color, Fine & Choice Rarity, with P.F. Certificate

2,500
4,000
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