Sale 632 — 1984 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 14 April, 1984

Category — 1867-68 Grilled Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
263
ogbl
Sale 632, Lot 263, 1867-68 Grilled Issues3c Rose, Grilled All Over (79). Block, minimal perf. faults associated with this issue, slight toning specks (show mostly on back), otherwise Fine-Very Fine, This Block Could Be The Best of the Very Few Known

10,000
5,500
264
c
Sale 632, Lot 264, 1867-68 Grilled Issues3c Rose, Grilled All Over (79). Horizontal Pair, Fresh Color, very few perf. flaws (Most Unusual For This Stamp), on Small Neat Cover tied by Circle of Wedges, "Minneapolis, Min." pmk., Exceptionally Fine, Rare in This Condition

1,175
2,100
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265
ogbl
Sale 632, Lot 265, 1867-68 Grilled Issues3c Rose, C. Grill (83). Block, Wonderfully Fresh, Full o.g., lightly hinged, single insignificantly toned perf. tip, Fine, A Very Rare & Beautiful Block From the Lilly Collection

7,500
5,000
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266
og
Sale 632, Lot 266, 1867-68 Grilled Issues2c Black, E. Grill (87). Bottom Imprint & Plate No. 29 Strip of Four, Fresh, some small perf. separations, Fine-Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

E. 1,000-2,000
2,500
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267
og
Sale 632, Lot 267, 1867-68 Grilled Issues2c Black, F. Grill (93). The Unique Complete Sheet of 100 with Imprint at Top and Left and Imprint and Plate No. 3D at Bottom, disturbed o.g. and wrinkling, minor hinge reinforcements, three rows creased (mostly light) not affecting plate no. block, centering varies from Very Good-Very Fine, Outstanding Showpiece nonetheless

13,125
20,000
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268
ogbl
Sale 632, Lot 268, 1867-68 Grilled Issues10c Dark Green, F. Grill (96a). Block, Fresh, Nearly Full o.g., minor hinge remnants, Gorgeous Color, Very Fine

2,850
2,600
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269
og
Sale 632, Lot 269, 1867-68 Grilled Issues24c Gray, F. Grill (99). Horizontal Pair, Fresh, o.g., Deep Rich Color, light bend, Fine-Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,250
1,800
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270
ogbl
Sale 632, Lot 270, 1867-68 Grilled Issues24c Gray Lilac, f. Grill (99). Block of 15 (5x3), Fresh, Full o.g., Three Mint, Choice Color, Remarkably Well-centered, few hinge remnants, sensibly reinforced, Very Fine Block, several Extremely Fine, Largest Known Multiple

19,200
20,000
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271
 
Sale 632, Lot 271, 1867-68 Grilled Issues90c Blue, F. Grill (101). Neatly dosed tear, Used with Very Fine 24c Purple (153) and average 30e Black (154) tied by Blue Town & Cork cancel on large part of court house cover front (domestic usage), A Colorful and Exceedingly Rare Piece, Only One Complete Cover Known, with 1951 A.P.S. Certificate

E. 2,000-5,000
3,500
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