Sale 632 — 1984 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 14 April, 1984

Category — 20th Century up to 1922 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
404
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Sale 632, Lot 404, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c-10c Louisiana Purchase (323-327). Complete Set in Mint Sheets of 50, All With Top & Bottom Imprint & Plate No. Blocks of Six except 1c (bottom only), some minor separations, mixed centering, Very Good-Very Fine

31,385
10,000
405
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Sale 632, Lot 405, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Jamestown (330). Complete Sheet of 100, including Two Top Imprint & Plate No. 3560 Blocks of Six, hinge reinforcements in plate no. blocks, 12 stamps light crease or small stain, others including Plate No. Blocks Very Good-Fine

18,555
5,250
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406
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Sale 632, Lot 406, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue15c Ultramarine (340). Complete Sheet of 100, Imprint & Plate No. 4951 at Left & Bottom, Approximately 80 Mint, Fine Sheet, pencil note in selvedge "China Clay"

7,010
3,750
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407
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Sale 632, Lot 407, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c-5c 1908 Imperforates (343-347). Complete Set of Mint Sheets of 100, Each With Two Imprint & Plate No. Blocks of Six, 2c is Sheet of 121, 1c creased in both selvedges but clear of imprint & plate nos., Very Fine

18,600
8,500
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408
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Sale 632, Lot 408, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Yellow, Coil (356). Line Strip of Four, slightly disturbed o.g. from hinge removal, partly separated line pair reinforced by tiny bits of hinge, Fine-Very Fine Strip, Scarce, Catalogued as two pairs

5,700
3,750
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409
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Sale 632, Lot 409, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue3c Deep Violet, Bluish (359). Top Right Corner Margin Block, Well-centered, gum disturbed, some offset from 2c value, nearly all in selvedge, Very Fine, Rare, Particularly in this Centering

6,500
3,750
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410
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Sale 632, Lot 410, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue4c Orange Brown, Bluish (360). Some slight gum disturbance from hinge removal, small hinge remnant, Fine & Very Rare, signed Stern, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
13,500
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411
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Sale 632, Lot 411, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Blue, Bluish (361). Tiny hinge remnant, top perfs. close, Fine, Rare, with P.F. Certificate picturing Block of which this is the bottom left stamp

3,500
1,650
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412
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Sale 632, Lot 412, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Blue, Bluish (361). Fresh, centered to top, perfs. clear, with photocopy of P.F. Certificate showing block from which this stamp was taken

3,500
1,200
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413
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Sale 632, Lot 413, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue8c Olive Green, Bluish (363). Fresh, hinge remnant, reperforated at right, Fine Appearance, Very Rare

14,000
5,750
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414
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Sale 632, Lot 414, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue13c Blue Green, Bluish (365). Fine, signed Stern

2,100
1,050
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415
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Sale 632, Lot 415, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Lincoln, Bluish (369). Complete Sheet of 100, Imprint, Star & Plate No. 4979 at Top & Left, 96 Mint, Fine-Very Fine, Very Rare Sheet

27,550
16,500
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416
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2c Hudson-Fulton, Imperf. (373). Complete Uncut Sheet of 240, All stamps & Plate No. Blocks Mint, some small selvedge edge faults, F-VF

16,700
8,500
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417
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Sale 632, Lot 417, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue8c Olive Green (380). Complete Mint Sheet of 100, Both Plate Number Blocks of Six with Star, perfs. close on Approximately 20%, Balance Fine-Very Fine

14,435
10,500
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418
 
Sale 632, Lot 418, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue3c Deep Violet, "Orangeburg" Coil (389). Wavy line machine cancel, negligible corner crease, centered to top as usual, Very Rare Stamp, with P.F. Certificate

4,250
2,400
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419
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Sale 632, Lot 419, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c-5c Panama-Pacific (397-399). Complete Sheets of 70, Virtually All Mint, each with ms. endorsement in selvedge next to plate nos. "1st of this issue sold at Burlingame P.O. J.C. Brand PM", 2c without side plate no. selvedge, mixed centering, Nearly All Fine- Very Fine

14,929
4,250
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420
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Sale 632, Lot 420, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific (400). Bottom Plate No 6139 Block of Six, Fresh, One Stamp Mint, some minor perf. strengthening in selvedge only, Fine-Very Fine

4,000
1,400
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421
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Sale 632, Lot 421, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific (400). Complete Sheet of 70, Plate No. 6130 at Top & Right, 65 Mint, ms. endorsement in selvedge next to each plate no. "1st of this issue sold at Burlingame Cal. J .C. Brand PM", perfs. touch at top of top row, others Fine-Very Fine, Most Very Fine or Better, Very Rare Sheet

18,475
6,000
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422
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Sale 632, Lot 422, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c, 2c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (401, 402). Complete Sheets of 70, Each With Two Plate No. Blocks of Six, 2c with tropical o.g., Very Good-Fine

13,435
2,800
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423
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Sale 632, Lot 423, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (402). Complete Sheet of 70, tropicalized o.g. (not toned), perfs. close to barely in on some, others Fine

10,800
22,000
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424
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Sale 632, Lot 424, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (403). Complete Sheet of 70, Plate No. 6129 at Left & Bottom, several straight edge stamps have faults or light bends, some minor gum disturbances & trivial gum toning specks, otherwise Very Good-Fine

24,450
5,750
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425
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Sale 632, Lot 425, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (404). Right Plate No. 6139 Block of Six, Exceptionally Fresh, Stamps Mint, one with light natural wrinkle, Fine, Rare Plate No. Block

19,000
7,500
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426
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Sale 632, Lot 426, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue10c Panama-Pacific, Perf. 10 (404). The Unique Complete Sheet of 70, 61 Mint, some small hinge reinforcements, Vast Majority Very Fine including both Plate No. Blocks of Six, A Fantastic Showpiece of Great Rarity

132,000
65,000
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427
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Sale 632, Lot 427, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Top Imprint, "A" & Plate No. 5782 Block of Six, Bottom Stamps Mint, negligible perf. strengthening (mostly in extreme top of selvedge), Fine, A Very Rare Plate No. Block

12,500
6,750
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428
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Sale 632, Lot 428, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (439). Top Plate No. 6917 Block of Six, Fresh, Deep Rich Color, selvedge somewhat reduced well clear of Plate No., minor perf. strengthening, minute blue ms. specks on back of two (shows very faintly on face of one), otherwise Very Fine

4,850
2,000
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429
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Sale 632, Lot 429, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (440). Top Plate No. 7042 Block of Six, Exceptionally Fresh, Five Stamps Mint, other minor hinge remnant, one with natural perf. disc inclusion, Fine-Very Fine

11,500
4,750
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430
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Sale 632, Lot 430, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Imperforate Coil (459). Line Pair, one stamp creased as usual, Very Fine

2,850
1,300
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431
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Sale 632, Lot 431, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Black (460). Bottom Imprint, "A" & Plate No. 5782 Block of Six, Exceptionally Fresh, Four Stamps Mint, one with minute thin speck, otherwise Fine, Rare Plate No. Block

13,500
5,250
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432
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Sale 632, Lot 432, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Pale Carmine Red (461). Complete Mint Sheet of 100, Very Good-Very Fine

10,445
3,000
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433
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Sale 632, Lot 433, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (476A). Small gum disturbance from hinge removal, left perfs. touch (as nearly always), reperforated at right, Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 2,000-5,000
2,200
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434
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Sale 632, Lot 434, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Violet (477). Mint, Extremely Fine

1,500
1,550
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435
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Sale 632, Lot 435, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue50c Light Violet (477). Block, slight gum disturbance from hinge removal, tiny natural inclusion speck, reperfed at left, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

6,250
1,800
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436
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Sale 632, Lot 436, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Carmine, Error, Imperforate (485). Single Error in Block of Nine, Middle Stamp the Error, Eight Mint including the Error, one 2c small thin spot, Extremely Fine Appearance, 5c Error Exceptional, with P.F. Certificate

17,000
8,000
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437
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Sale 632, Lot 437, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue5c Carmine, Error (485). Single & Double Errors in Complete Uncut Mint Sheet of 400, Exceptionally Fresh, Extremely Fine, An Extraordinary Rarity & Showpiece of the Greatest Magnitude, Errors Signed Bloch, with Friedl Certificate, One of The Very Few Remaining Intact Sheets of 400

52,000
28,000
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437A
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Sale 632, Lot 437A, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c-12c 1917 Issue (498, 499, 501, 503, 504, 506, 507, 509, 511, 512). Complete Sheets of 100, 4c hinge reinforcement affecting top Plate Number Block, 5c Missing Side selvedge, 5c, 6c, 9c and 11c natural narrow side or bottom selvedge, Fine Lot

14,720
6,000
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438
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1c Green, A.E.F. Booklet Pane of 30 (498f). Complete Unexploded Booklet of Ten Panes, Fine, Rare

5,750
5,250
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439
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Sale 632, Lot 439, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (500). B. PI. No. 10209 Block of Six, Bottom Three Mint, Top center stamp small thin spot, otherwise Fine, Rare Plate Block

2,500
625
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440
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Sale 632, Lot 440, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Deep Rose, Ty. Ia (500). Bottom Plate No. 10208 Block of Six, Fine-Very Fine, Handsome Plate Block Rarity, with P.F. Certificate

2,500
1,600
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441
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Sale 632, Lot 441, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue30c Orange Red (516). Complete Mint Sheet of 100, Approximately 40% (including 10 straight edge) with perfs. close or barely in, Balance Fine to Very Fine

6,665
2,400
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442
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Sale 632, Lot 442, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$1.00 Violet Brown (518). Complete Mint Sheet of 100, Fine

9,750
4,750
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443
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Sale 632, Lot 443, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Orange Red & Black (523). Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of 12, Wide Selvedge, small gum disturbance on one, Seven Mint, Fine & Very Rare

28,100
12,500
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444
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Sale 632, Lot 444, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$5.00 Deep Green & Black (524). Mint Arrow & Double Plate No. Block of Eight, natural gum skip on one, minor natural inclusion, Very Fine

8,500
5,500
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445
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Sale 632, Lot 445, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$5.00 Deep Green & Black (524). Complete Sheet of 100, 97 Mint (two others never hinged, tiny inkspot and fingerprint on back), three small bits of bottom selvedge missing, natural wrinkles affect a few, one stamp in plate block small thin spot, perfs. close to touch on some, Most Fine-Very Fine, Very Rare Sheet

56,700
21,000
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446
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Sale 632, Lot 446, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine, Offset Imperforate Ty. V (533). Sheet of 121, including Top & Right Arrow, Center Line, Top & Right Plate No. 11260 Blocks, one stamp tiny scuff (not in position blocks), others Very Fine, Rare Sheet

56,700
15,500
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447
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Sale 632, Lot 447, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue2c Carmine Rose Ty. II, Rotary (539). Fine, with Photocopy of P.F. Certificate for Block of which this is the Top Left Stamp

2,150
1,700
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448
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Sale 632, Lot 448, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue$2.00 Carmine & Black (547). Mint Top Arrow and Double Plate No. Block of Eight, Exceptionally well-centered, one with negligible wrinkle, Extremely Fine, Choice

9,500
7,500
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449
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Sale 632, Lot 449, 20th Century up to 1922 Issue1c-5c Pilgrims (548-550). Complete Sheets of 70, 1c and 5c some hinge reinforcement (affecting 1c and 5c Bottom Plate Number Blocks of Six), Mixed Centering, Fine Lot

7,284
2,000
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