Sale 632 — 1984 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 14 April, 1984

Category — 1847 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
153
og
Sale 632, Lot 153, 1847 Issue5c Brown (1). Large to Huge Margins, Wonderful Rich Color, Sharp Impression, Extremely Fine

5,500
6,250
154
og
Sale 632, Lot 154, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown (1). Clear to Large Margins except just clear of frame line at one point at Left, Virtually Full o.g., Very Fine Example of This Very Rare Unused Stamp, with P.F. Certificate

5,500
3,500
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155
og
Sale 632, Lot 155, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown (1). Three Ample to Large Margins, just clear to barely in at top, Fresh, Large Part o.g., Fine, with P.F. Certificate

5,500
2,100
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156
og
Sale 632, Lot 156, 1847 Issue5c Orange Brown (1b). Horizontal Pair, Clear to Large Margins except barely touched at Bottom of Right Stamp, Fresh, Right Stamp with light natural printing ink smear, faint crease entirely in top margin, Fine-Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

12,500
3,250
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157
og
Sale 632, Lot 157, 1847 Issue5c Brown (1). Horizontal Pair, Large Margins to slightly in, Beautiful Rich Color, Sharp Impression, Rare & Attractive Pair

12,500
2,700
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158
bl
Sale 632, Lot 158, 1847 Issue5c Brown (1). Horizontal Block of Six, Three Ample to Large Margins, Large to bit in at left (top left corner nicked), small scissors cut between first & second Stamp on bottom row, Rich Color, each with neat ms. "X" cancel, on piece affixed over bundling ribbon, Right Block of Four Very Fine, Very Rare Piece, catalogues $31,800+ as Block & Pair with handstamp cancel

E. 5,000-10,000
7,000
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159
c
Sale 632, Lot 159, 1847 Issue5c Brown (1). Large to Immense Margins showing Part Top Sheet Margin & bit of next stamp at bottom, Gorgeous Shade, Sharp Clear Impression, tied by Red Square Grids on 1847 folded letter to England; ms. "pr Britannia", Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

E. 1,000-2,000
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160
c
Sale 632, Lot 160, 1847 Issue5 red Brown (1). Horizontal Paid, Large Even Margins, Red Grid Cancels, "New York July 1" Pmk. on 1848 Envelope to Old Point Comfort Va. Very Fine

2,150
2,000
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161
P
Sale 632, Lot 161, 1847 Issue5c Brown, 10c Black, Large Die Proofs on Bond (1Pla, 2Pla). 28x30 to 33mm, With Cross Hatching, VF Set

2,500
1,000
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162
P
Sale 632, Lot 162, 1847 Issue10c Deep Blue, Orange Vermilion, Large Die Trial Color Proofs on Bond (2TC1). 27x34mm, With Crosshatching, Very Fine

2,300
1,050
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163
og
Sale 632, Lot 163, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Large to Huge Margins Three sides, Ample to just touching at Left, Accompanying P .F. Certificate mentions regumming (which has since been removed), minor age stain in R. Margin, Fine

21,000
7,500
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164
 
Sale 632, Lot 164, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Huge Margins incl. Right Sheet Margin, Red Square Grid, Extremely Fine "Gem," with P.F. Certificate

2,500
3,250
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165
 
Sale 632, Lot 165, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Pos. 10L, Large to Enormous Margins including portions of Top Right Sheet Corner Margins, light Blue "Phila Pa 10 cts" pmk., barely perceptible vertical bend, nevertheless Extremely Fine, A spectacular Showpiece from our 1978 Rarity Sale

2,250
2,500
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166
 
Sale 632, Lot 166, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horizontal Pair, Pos. 29, 30L, Three Large to Huge Margins including Part Right Sheet Margin, clear to barely in at Left, Red Grid Cancels, Right stamp Extremely Fine & Choice

5,500
3,500
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167
c
Sale 632, Lot 167, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Large to Huge Margins, tied by light Red Square Grid, matching indistinct N. Y. pmk, on fresh folded cover to N.C., Extremely Fine, Signed Bloch, with Friedl Certificate, ex-Haas

2,900
2,000
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168
c
Sale 632, Lot 168, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Three Large to Huge Margins, Ample to Large at top, tied by Blue Grid, "Fayettville N.C. Apr I" pmk. on 1851 Folded Cover, Very Fine

2,900
2,000
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169
c
Sale 632, Lot 169, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Large Margins, tied by Red Square Grid, matching "New-York" pmk. on Dec. 4, 1847 Folded Cover to Canada, Red "Queenston U.C." pmk., ms. "41/2" due mark, Very Fine

2,900
2,300
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170
c
Sale 632, Lot 170, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Ample to Large Margins, tied by Black Grid and "Louisville 10 Sep 18" pmk. on 1850 Folded Cover, Scarce Blue "R" (Recorded), Very Fine

E. 2,000-5,000
2,400
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171
c
Sale 632, Lot 171, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Ample to Huge Margins Three sides, Ample to barely in at Bottom, tied by Red "Philada. Rail Road" straight line handstamps, "New York" pmk. & Bold "Bloods 28 So. Sixth Despatch" handstamp on Buff Cover to Boston, ms. "Paid", fine and Very Handsome Cover, with P.F. Certificate

E. 2,000-5,000
2,300
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172
c
Sale 632, Lot 172, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horizontal Pair, Ample to Large Margins just Tied by Red Grids, Matching partly clear "U.S. Express Mail Boston Mass" pmk. on Ludlow Beebe Folded Cover to Philadelphia, Very Fine

7,950
6,750
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173
c
Sale 632, Lot 173, 1847 Issue10c Black (2). Horizontal Pair, Pos. 52, 53L, Large Margins, former the so-called "Stick Pin" Variety, tied by Red Grids, "U.S. Express Mail Boston Mass." pmk. on Ludlow Beebee Correspondence Folded Cover, Very Fine

7,950
6,250
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174
c
Sale 632, Lot 174, 1847 Issue10c Black, Right Diagonal Half Used as 5c (2a). Ample to Large Margins, Well tied by Orange Red Target, matching partly clear "Gardener Me" pmk., on 1851 Buff Cover to Vermont, with Original letter, from the Evans Correspondence, Very Fine, Rare with P. F. & A.P.S. Certificates

18,500
9,500
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175
Pbl
Sale 632, Lot 175, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown, 10c Black Reproductions, Plate Proofs on India (3P3, 4P3). Blocks, one 5c minor thin spot, otherwise an Extremely Fine Set

4,200
1,600
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176
og
Sale 632, Lot 176, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown, Reproduction (3). Large Margins including Huge 161/2mm Sheet Margin at Left, Extremely Fine

1,750
1,550
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177
og
Sale 632, Lot 177, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown, 10c Black, Reproductions (3, 4). Large Margins, Extremely Fine Set

3,850
2,600
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