Sale 596 — 1982 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 24 April, 1982

Category — 1861-66 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
197
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 197, 1861-66 Issue3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56), 3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56)3c Brown Rose, "First Design" (56). Block, Exceptionally Well-centered, Virtually Full brownish o.g., minor hinge remnants, Extremely Fine

2,850
2,700
198
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 198, 1861-66 Issue10c Dark Green, "First Design" (58), 10c Dark Green, "First Design" (58)10c Dark Green, "First Design" (58). Fresh, o.g., hinge remnant, Gorgeous Deep Rich Shade, Very Fine

4,000
3,750
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199
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 199, 1861-66 Issue24c Dark Violet, "First Color" (60), 24c Dark Violet, "First Color" (60)24c Dark Violet, "First Color" (60). Part o.g., Bright Color, Fine, Scarce

4,750
4,000
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200
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 200, 1861-66 Issue30c Red Orange, "First Color" (61), 30c Red Orange, "First Color" (61)30c Red Orange, "First Color" (61). Gorgeous Vibrant Color, Very Fine, One of the Finest Known Examples of this Great Rarity, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
15,000
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201
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 201, 1861-66 Issue1c Blue, 3c Rose, 12c Black (63, 65, 69), 1c Blue, 3c Rose, 12c Black (63, 65, 69)1c Blue, 3c Rose, 12c Black (63, 65, 69). Two 12c Singles, tied by "Paid" cancels & Red Boston Pkt. 7 Paid on Multicolor Patriotic cover to Austria, from the famous Dr. Angell correspondence, Beautiful & Very Fine

E. 2,000-5,000
7,000
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202
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 202, 1861-66 Issue, Man With Pipe (Rohloff E-1), Bold Distinct Strike ties 3c Rose (65), "Waterbury Con Aug. 24 '67" Double Circle, Earliest Day of Use, Quite Possibly The Best Strike in Existence, Rare

E. 2,000-5,000
4,500
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203
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 203, 1861-66 Issue, Baseball Diamond (Rohloff O-2), Choice Strike ties 3c Rose (65, "Waterbury Con Sep 9 '67" Double Circle, Used Only One Day, Very Fine, Exceedingly Rare

E. 2,000-5,000
3,250
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204
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 204, 1861-66 Issue, Left Hand Mug (Rohloff O-8), Bold Strike ties 3c Rose (65), "Waterbury Con Sep 16 '67" pmk., Used Only One Day, Exceptional Example of this Exceedingly Rare Cancel

E. 2,000-5,000
3,250
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205
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 205, 1861-66 Issue3c Lake (66), 3c Lake (66)3c Lake (66). Fresh, Full o.g., Very Fine & Choice, Sparkling Appearance

1,350
1,750
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206
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 206, 1861-66 Issue5c Brown Yellow (67a), 5c Brown Yellow (67a)5c Brown Yellow (67a). Fresh, Full o.g., Rich Shade, Very Fine, Unbelievable Choice Quality

3,600
5,500
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207
 
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 207, 1861-66 Issue5c Buff (67), 5c Buff (67)5c Buff (67). Vertical Pair, Town pmk., Very Fine (Difficult Centered & Sound, Especially in Multiples) to Obtain

750
1,700
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208
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 208, 1861-66 Issue5c Buff, 24c Red Lilac (67, 70), 5c Buff, 24c Red Lilac (67, 70)5c Buff, 24c Red Lilac (67, 70). Latter Well-centered (greenish color "changling" shade), tied by Bold Cogwheel cancels on 1862 cover to England, Used in Combination with British Columbia & Vancouver Island 21/2p Dull Rose (2), tied by Red "1" in grid cancel & "San Francisco Cal May 1 1862" pmk., Red "Paid" in oval, matching "3", Red London transit & Red ms. rate mark, cover freshened & expertly restored to enhance appearance, Rare

E. 2,000-5,000
3,250
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209
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 209, 1861-66 Issue12c Black (69), 12c Black (69)12c Black (69). Well-centered, Used with 3c Rose (65), tied by Cogwheel cancels, Bold "San Francisco Cal Feb 19, 1864" pmk. on cover to Canada West, Orange Barnard's Cariboo Express Printed Label, Blue "Post Office Victoria Vancouver Island Paid" Oval Hand-stamp, Fresh, Very Fine & Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 2,000-5,000
10,500
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210
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 210, 1861-66 Issue24c Steel Blue (70b), 24c Steel Blue (70b)24c Steel Blue (70b). Top Left Corner Margin Pair, Fresh. o.g., Gorgeous Deep Rich Shade, Beautifuly Centered, a "Gem" Piece, Extremely Fine, with B.P.A. & Bolaffi Certificates, Unquestionably The Most Outstanding Unused Pair of This Stamp in Existence

5,000
15,000
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211
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 211, 1861-66 Issue90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Large Margins, Well-Centered, Rich Color" small expert margin repair at top (almost imperceptible), neatly tied by Target & "Washington D.C. Aug 8 '64" Double Circle on Small Fresh Cover to Sydney, New South Wales (Australia), "N. York Br. Pkt. Paid" & "London Paid" in Red, Magenta Ms. "80", ms. "Over % oz:", "Ship-Letter Sydney" Part Rimless Double Circle Backstamp, light vertical cover filing crease, An Exceptionally Handsome 90c 1861 Cover, Probably the Finest Appearing Example We Have Ever Offered

E. 10,000-20,000
8,500
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212
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 212, 1861-66 Issue90c Blue (72), 90c Blue (72)90c Blue (72). Used in Combination with 10c Green (68) & 24c Red Lilac (70) on 1863 Augustine Heard Correspondence folded letter to Shanghai, 90c couple short perfs 10c tiny margin tear, ornate Hollow Star in Hexagon cancels, magenta ms. ties 24c, Red London transit, Hong Kong backstamp, Handsome, Rare Cover

E. 10,000-20,000
13,000
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213
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 213, 1861-66 Issue2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Horizontal Block of Eight, Fresh, o.g., sensibly reinforced with tiny bits of hinge, Well-centered, Very Fine, Incalculably Rare For This Size & This Centering

1,050
2,100
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214
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 214, 1861-66 Issue2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Block of 20 (4x5), Fresh, o.g., Most Mint, Small separation, light crease affects two, mixed centering, Fine Block

2,540
1,450
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214A
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 214A, 1861-66 Issue2c Black, Major Double Transfer-"The Atherton Shift" (73 var.), 2c Black, Major Double Transfer-"The Atherton Shift" (73 var.)2c Black, Major Double Transfer-"The Atherton Shift" (73 var.). Used, right perfs. touch, The Most Sought After of All Black Jack Varieties, Very Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 2,000-5,000
4,750
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215
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 215, 1861-66 Issue2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Two, Used with Two 10c Green (68), one natural straight edge, Used From Victoria Vancouver Island as evidenced by Bold Blue Oval "Post Office Paid ... ", etc., stamps tied by Cog wheels & San Francisco pmk., Red New York & London Transits to England, stamps average· centering, a Strikingly Beautiful Example of this Desirable & Rare Usage

E. 2,000-5,000
4,250
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216
c
Sale Number 596, Lot Number 216, 1861-66 Issue2c Black, 5c Brown (73, 76), 2c Black, 5c Brown (73, 76)2c Black, 5c Brown (73, 76). Used in Combination with British Columbia & Vancouver Island 5c Rose (5), U.S. stamps scissors separated (top perfs. partly trimmed), tied by Blue "Wells Fargo & Co. Victoria" oval handstamps on U.S. 3c Pink on White Entire (U58), Wells Fargo & Co. Printed Frank, paste-up on back to "Biddwell's Bar, Bute Co., Cal.", British Columbia stamp tied by matching Blue "Paid" in oval, ms. "Mar 6, 1867" date across both 5c stamps, Remarkably Fresh, Fine & Rare

E. 5,000-10,000
5,250
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217
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 217, 1861-66 Issue3c Scarlet (74), 3c Scarlet (74)3c Scarlet (74). Fresh, o.g., light bend along top perfs., right perfs. touch

3,250
1,750
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218
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Sale Number 596, Lot Number 218, 1861-66 Issue15c Black (77), 15c Black (77)15c Black (77). Block, Remarkably Well-Centered, o.g., hinge remnant, small faults, Probably The Finest of the Very Few Blocks Known

14,000
11,500
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