Sale 755 — 1993 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 20 November, 1993

Category — Newspapers and Periodicals

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
308
TC
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 308, Newspapers and Periodicals2c-$60.00 Newspapers, Atlanta Trial Color Plate Proofs on Card (PR9TC-PR32TC), 2c-$60.00 Newspapers, Atlanta Trial Color Plate Proofs on Card (PR9TC-PR32TC)2c-$60.00 Newspapers, Atlanta Trial Color Plate Proofs on Card (PR9TC-PR32TC). Complete set of 120 proofs in five colors, most with large margins and sound, several in at one side and/or with card thin or crease, otherwise a Very Fine and impressive set

3,960
0
309
Pbl
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 309, Newspapers and Periodicals24c-$1.92 Newspaper, Black Trial Color Plate Proofs on India (PR17TC, PR18TC, PR19TC, PR23TC), 24c-$1.92 Newspaper, Black Trial Color Plate Proofs on India (PR17TC, PR18TC, PR19TC, PR23TC)24c-$1.92 Newspaper, Black Trial Color Plate Proofs on India (PR17TC, PR18TC, PR19TC, PR23TC). Large blocks mounted on card as follows: 24c (42), corner faults; 36c (42); 48c (36), corner faults; 96c (60), waterstaining on card and minor wrinkles; $1.92 (60); all fresh and generally Very Fine, an impressive group

8,400
0
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310
E
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 310, Newspapers and Periodicals$12.00 Newspaper, Black Large Die Essay on India (PR28-E1), $12.00 Newspaper, Black Large Die Essay on India (PR28-E1)$12.00 Newspaper, Black Large Die Essay on India (PR28-E1). Continental imprint, die sunk on 66 x 80 mm card, incomplete engraving and no shading on denominations, Very Fine, rare

1,250
0
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311
E
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 311, Newspapers and Periodicals24c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR29-E1), 24c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR29-E1)24c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR29-E1). 88 x 121 mm, pencil dimensions and notes "Alter" with arrows pointing to stars, signed by Charles Skinner and Joseph Claxton, small adhesive stain at lower right, inconsequential as this essay is unique

750
525
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312
E
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 312, Newspapers and Periodicals48c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR31-E2), 48c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR31-E2)48c Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR31-E2). 88 x 121 mm, similar to issued design, pencil notes "$48" twice above design, signed by CHarles Skinner and Joseph Claxton, crack in card clear of design, otherwise Fine, unique

750
525
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313
E
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 313, Newspapers and Periodicals$60.00 Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR32-E1), $60.00 Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR32-E1)$60.00 Newspaper, Wash Drawing Essay on Card (PR32-E1). 88 x 121 mm, similar to issued design, signed in pencil by Charles Skinner and Joseph Claxton, Very Fine, unique

750
500
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314
P
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 314, Newspapers and Periodicals1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Large Die Proofs (PR102P1-PR113P2), 1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Large Die Proofs (PR102P1-PR113P2)1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Large Die Proofs (PR102P1-PR113P2). Complete set of large dies, die sunk on card, Very Fine

1,500
0
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315
P
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 315, Newspapers and Periodicals1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Small Die Proofs (PR102P2-PR113P2), 1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Small Die Proofs (PR102P2-PR113P2)1c-$100.00 1895 Newspaper, Small Die Proofs (PR102P2-PR113P2). From the Roosevelt album, mounted on gray card, Very Fine set

1,200
0
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316
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 316, Newspapers and Periodicals$24.00 Dark Gray Violet, Newspaper (PR29), $24.00 Dark Gray Violet, Newspaper (PR29)$24.00 Dark Gray Violet, Newspaper (PR29). Original gum, h.r., well-centered and fresh, Extremely Fine, rare in such choice quality

750
850
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317
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 317, Newspapers and Periodicals$48.00 Red Brown, Newspaper (PR31), $48.00 Red Brown, Newspaper (PR31)$48.00 Red Brown, Newspaper (PR31). Original gum, near perfect centering, rich color, Extremely Fine "Gem"

1,050
1,350
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318
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 318, Newspapers and Periodicals48c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR43), 48c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR43)48c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR43). Bright and fresh, extra wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 1993 P.F. certificate

600
900
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319
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 319, Newspapers and Periodicals96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47), 96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47)96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47). Remarkable centering, bright and fresh, Extremely Fine, rare in such choice condition, with 1992 P.F. certificate

1,500
0
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320
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 320, Newspapers and Periodicals96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47), 96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47)96c Pale Rose, Special Printing (PR47). Well-centered, bright and fresh, single nibbed perf at top, otherwise Very Fine, with 1970 P.F. certificate

1,500
850
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321
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 321, Newspapers and Periodicals$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48), $1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48)$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48). Deep rich color, well-centered with extra wide bottom margin, Extremely Fine, a rarity, only 41 issued, with 1993 P.F. certificate

3,500
3,500
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322
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 322, Newspapers and Periodicals$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48), $1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48)$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48). Choice centering, deep rich color, s.e. at bottom, still Very Fine, rare, only 41 issued, with 1971 P.F. certificate

3,500
0
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323
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 323, Newspapers and Periodicals$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48), $1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48)$1.92 Dark Brown, Special Printing (PR48). Fresh, three wide margins, centered slightly to bottom, Very Fine, a rarity, only 41 issued, signed Bartels, with 1991 P.F. certificate

3,500
3,250
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324
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 324, Newspapers and Periodicals60c Pink, Newspaper (PR98), 60c Pink, Newspaper (PR98)60c Pink, Newspaper (PR98). Original gum, natural vertical gum wrinkle, tiny scuff speck to the right of "RS", otherwise Fine, the 1894 Bureau printing is extremely rare, with P.S.E. certificate

3,500
2,300
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325
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 325, Newspapers and Periodicals96c Pink, Newspaper (PR99), 96c Pink, Newspaper (PR99)96c Pink, Newspaper (PR99). Original gum, small h.r., fresh, rich color, perfs just touch at right, light bends described as creases on certificate, still Fine and extremely rare 1894 Bureau printing, with 1991 P.F. certificate

4,000
2,800
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326
og
Sale Number 755, Lot Number 326, Newspapers and Periodicals$6.00 Pale Blue, Newspaper (PR101), $6.00 Pale Blue, Newspaper (PR101)$6.00 Pale Blue, Newspaper (PR101). Well-centered, s.e. at top, Very Fine, extremely rare Bureau printing, with 1991 P.F. certificate

6,250
5,250
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