Sale 708 — 1989 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 15 April, 1989

Category — 1894-98 Bureau Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
313
P
Sale 708, Lot 313, 1894-98 Bureau Issues1c-$5.00 1894 Issue, Large Die Proofs (247P1, 250P1, 253P1-260P1, 261AP1, 262P1, 263P1). Complete "Set" (All Values Represented), Die Sunk or Mounted on 6x8" Cards, 1c trivial card crease at extreme top left, still a Fresh and Exceptional Set

4,475
1,800
314
og
2c Bureau Issues (248, 268, 279B). Collection of 692 Imprint and Plate Number Strips of Three, Each a Different Plate and/or Position, Very Extensive, only occasional minor faults, Generally Fine-Very Fine, Neatly Mounted on Pages, a Magnificent Lot for The Specialist

22,500
4,750
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315
og
Sale 708, Lot 315, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$1.00 Black, Ty. I, II (261, 261A). Bottom Imprint & Plate No. 76 Combination Strip of Three, Right Pair Type 11, barest trace of hinging, Fine-Very Fine, with P.F. Certificate

6,000
2,100
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316
ogbl
Sale 708, Lot 316, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (263). Left Margin Block, Stamps Mint, Fine-Very Fine, Bottom Right Stamp Choice, Rare Block, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
8,000
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317
ogbl
Sale 708, Lot 317, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (263). Block, Exceptionally Fresh, Gorgeous Color, lightly hinged, Fine-Very Fine, Rare Block, with P.F. Certificate

14,000
7,000
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318
 
Sale 708, Lot 318, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (263). Virtually Perfect Centering, Fresh Rich Color and light cancel, a "Gem", Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

1,150
1,550
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319
ogbl
Sale 708, Lot 319, 1894-98 Bureau Issues1c-50c 1895 Issue, Imperforate (264c-275b). Blocks, a few have minor gum disturbance from hinge removal, Extremely Fine

13,050
7,500
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320
og
Sale 708, Lot 320, 1894-98 Bureau Issues$5.00 Dark Green (278). Fresh, lightly hinged, Extremely Fine, with P.F. Certificate

2,000
1,900
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