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Sale 660 — 1986 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 5 April, 1986

Category — 1869 Pictorial Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
98
Pbl
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 98, 1869 Pictorial Issue1c-90c-Pictorials, Plate Proofs on India (112P3-117P3, 119P3-122P3, 129P3), 1c-90c-Pictorials, Plate Proofs on India (112P3-117P3, 119P3-122P3, 129P3)1c-90c-Pictorials, Plate Proofs on India (112P3-117P3, 119P3-122P3, 129P3). Blocks, Fresh Colors, Choice Large Margins, 15c Ty. II & 24c small faults (trivial on 24c), otherwise Extremely Fine

10,000
2,600
99
P
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 99, 1869 Pictorial Issue1c-90c Pictorial Re-Issues, "Atlanta" Plate Proofs (123TC-132TC), 1c-90c Pictorial Re-Issues, "Atlanta" Plate Proofs (123TC-132TC)1c-90c Pictorial Re-Issues, "Atlanta" Plate Proofs (123TC-132TC). A Hand-picked Complete Set of 78 Different Proofs, All Colors or Color Combinations, Choice Margins, Extremely Fine

30,650
12,000
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100
c
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 100, 1869 Pictorial Issue2c Brown (113), 2c Brown (113)2c Brown (113). Two Singles, Used with 5c Brown (76) and 10c Green F. Grill (96) tied by New Orleans, La. & Red N.Y. Transit on Dec. 1869 Folded Cover to Italy, usual filing folds, Fine, Scarce & Attractive Mixed Issues Cover

E. 750-1,000
950
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101
Pbl
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 101, 1869 Pictorial Issue6c Ultramarine, Plate Proof on India (115P3). Top Imprint & Plate No, 6c Ultramarine, Plate Proof on India (115P3). Top Imprint & Plate No6c Ultramarine, Plate Proof on India (115P3). Top Imprint & Plate No. 11 Block of Ten, Fresh, Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

1,650
600
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102
c
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 102, 1869 Pictorial Issue6c Ultramarine (115). Used with 30c Orange (71), 6c Ultramarine (115). Used with 30c Orange (71)6c Ultramarine (115). Used with 30c Orange (71). Tied by Odd Grids, Virginia City Nev. pmk. on Cover to Germany, Red New York Transit, negligible cover tear, Fine, Unusual Usage, possible double domestic (6c) & double foreign (30c) rate payment, with P.F. Certificate

E. 1,000-2,000
1,600
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103
c
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 103, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellow (116), 10c Yellow (116)10c Yellow (116). Average Horizontal Pair, tied by Circles of Wedges on Cover to Hong Kong China, ms. "Via Pacific R.R." routing instructions, Rare, with P.F. Certificate

E. 750-1,000
700
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104
c
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 104, 1869 Pictorial Issue10c Yellowish Orange, 12c Green (116, 117), 10c Yellowish Orange, 12c Green (116, 117)10c Yellowish Orange, 12c Green (116, 117). Two Singles of latter (one natural straight edge), tied by Crossroads cancels on Davis Correspondence Cover to Peru (without Portchester N. Y. pmk.), Red "12" Credit, very light cover tape stain at top, otherwise Fine

E. 1,000-2,000
1,150
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105
og
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 105, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Without Grill (118a), 15c Brown & Blue, Without Grill (118a)15c Brown & Blue, Without Grill (118a). Wonderfully Fresh, o.g., Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

3,500
3,250
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106
 
15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II, Center Inverted (119b). Lightly cancelled, Sharp Clear Vignette, perfs. trifle in at right & bottom, Very Rare, Particularly in Sound Condition, with P.F. Certificate

17,000
5,000
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107
 
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 107, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II, Center Inverted (119b), 15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II, Center Inverted (119b)15c Brown & Blue, Ty. II, Center Inverted (119b). Circle of Wedges cancel, expertly repaired, Very Fine Appearing Rarity

17,000
4,500
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108
P
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 108, 1869 Pictorial Issue15c-90c Pictorials, Plate Proofs on Card, Centers, Flags Inverted (120P4a, 121P4a, 122P4a, 129P4a), 15c-90c Pictorials, Plate Proofs on Card, Centers, Flags Inverted (120P4a, 121P4a, 122P4a, 129P4a)15c-90c Pictorials, Plate Proofs on Card, Centers, Flags Inverted (120P4a, 121P4a, 122P4a, 129P4a). A Pristine Matched Set of Right Sheet Margin Singles, Large Margins, Extremely Fine

24,000
15,500
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109
og
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 109, 1869 Pictorial Issue24c Green & Violet (120), 24c Green & Violet (120)24c Green & Violet (120). Fresh, o.g., Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,500
3,250
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110
c
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 110, 1869 Pictorial Issue24c Green & Violet (120), 24c Green & Violet (120)24c Green & Violet (120). Two Singles, minor faults, Used with 6c Carmine (148) & 12c Violet (151) on 1870 Davis Correspondence Cover to Peru, "Portchester N.Y." & Red "New 24 York" pmks., Blue pencil "3" indicating triple rate, A Very Rare Cover, with P.F. Certificate

E. 10,000-20,000
14,000
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111
og
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 111, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine (121), 30c Blue & Carmine (121)30c Blue & Carmine (121). Fresh, o.g., Extremely Fine, A Beautiful Stamp, with P.F. Certificate

2,250
3,750
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112
og
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 112, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine (121), 30c Blue & Carmine (121)30c Blue & Carmine (121). Choice Margins, Fresh, Full brownish o.g., barest trace of hinging, Very Fine, Choice High Value Pictorial, with P.F. Certificate

2,250
2,400
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113
ogbl
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 113, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine, Without Grill (121a), 30c Blue & Carmine, Without Grill (121a)30c Blue & Carmine, Without Grill (121a). Top Left Imprint Margin Block of Eight, Bright Colors, without gum, bottom right stamp rounded corner, centered to right, Very Rare Block

37,000
8,500
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114
 
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 114, 1869 Pictorial Issue30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b), 30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b)30c Blue & Carmine, Flags Inverted (121b). Choice Margins & Centering, Neat Red cancel, single nibbed perf. at top, few slightly blunted perfs. at right & minute pinhole, otherwise Extremely Fine, Very Acceptable Example of this Pictorial Issue Rarity

45,000
14,500
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115
og
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 115, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Block (122), 90c Carmine & Block (122)90c Carmine & Block (122). Choice Margins, Wonderfully Fresh, Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

7,500
5,000
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116
og
90c Carmine & Black (122). Three Large Margins, Fresh Colors, centered trifle to left, Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

7,500
3,250
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117
og
90c Carmine & Black (122). Fresh, o.g., Fine & Choice, with P.F. Certificate

7,500
3,250
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118
og
90c Carmine & Black (122). Slight toning, couple small thin spots, otherwise Fine Appearance

7,500
1,100
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119
ogbl
Sale Number 660, Lot Number 119, 1869 Pictorial Issue90c Carmine & Black (122), 90c Carmine & Black (122)90c Carmine & Black (122). Block, Fresh, disturbed o.g., left perfs. trivial bit in, Nicely Centered Horizontally, some reinforced & rejoined perforations, A Very Rare Block, with P.F. Certificate

65,000
13,500
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