Contact Siegel
6 West 48th Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Contact by phone:
New York: (212) 753-6421
Dallas: (214) 754-5991

Sale 769 — The Honolulu Advertiser Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 7 November, 1995

Category — 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
228°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 228, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. II, Pos. 2, unused, huge margins all around, fine impression on fresh "Robin's Egg" Blue paper, Extremely Fine Gem, extremely rare in this condition

6,000
11,500
229°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 229, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. VIII, Pos. 8, unused, huge margins, almost invisible vertical crease, Extremely Fine appearance

6,000
2,600
Back to Top
230°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 230, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. IV, Pos. 4, unused, large even margins, faint horizontal crease in bottom margin, otherwise Extremely Fine

6,000
2,700
Back to Top
231°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 231, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. III, Pos. 1, top sheet margins with large to enormous margins all around, blue square grid cancel, small brown spot in top margin, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Caspary

2,000
4,750
Back to Top
232°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 232, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. III, Pos. 1, large to huge margins, square grid cancel, pinhole at right, otherwise Extremely Fine

2,000
1,700
Back to Top
233°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 233, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. X, Pos. 10, large to enormous margins, red square grid, couple tiny holes in area of cancel reinforced, otherwise Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, ex Atherton

2,000
1,350
Back to Top
234°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 234, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. V, Pos. 5, large even margins, beautiful vivid red sqaure grid cancel, small sealed margin tear at lower right, otherwise Extremely Fine

2,000
1,800
Back to Top
235°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 235, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. I, Pos. 3, full to large margins, dark blue Lahaina cds, Very Fine, ex Atherton

2,000
7,500
Back to Top
236°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 236, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. VII, Pos. 7, full even margins, bright red square grid cancel, small sealed tear at bottom, invisible on face and otherwise Very Fine, with 1977 H.P.S. certificate

2,000
1,700
Back to Top
237°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 237, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, "2-Cents." (14a), 1862, 2c Black, "2-Cents." (14a)1862, 2c Black, "2-Cents." (14a). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. VI, Pos. 6, ms. cancel, repaired with top margin added and other small faults, Fine appearance, an extremely rare plate variety, listed but unpriced in Scott

E. 750-1,000
1,050
Back to Top
238°
c
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 238, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. VI, Pos. 6, 8mm gutter margin at left, huge margins at top and right, clear to large at bottom, two pen strokes, not tied but properly used on folded letter to the French Consulate at Honolulu, a list French sailors with name, rank and ship; this stamp, which is extremely rare on cover, is significant because the gutter margin at left is 8mm, while the gutter seen on a stamp in the Tows sale (lot 454A) is 4mm, proving that Plate 3-Gx had at least two sizes of gutter between columns; Very Fine, with 1981 P.F. certificate

E. 5,000-7,500
5,500
Back to Top
239°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 239, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14), 1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14)1862, 2c Black, Greenish Blue (14). Plate 3-Gx, Ty. X, Pos. 10, three clear to large margins, in at bottom, tied by greenish-blue "Lahaina Hawaiian-Islands Dec. 19" (1862) large cds on small cover to Hana on East Maui, from the Rev. Bishop correspondence, reduced from opening at left, the cover is repaired but the stamp is sound except for a small tear and crease, Fine appearance and extremely rare tied on cover, ex Adm. Harris, Ostheimer

E. 2,500-3,500
3,500
Back to Top
Copyright 2021. All rights reserved by Siegel Auction Galleries Inc. Information and images may be used with credit to Siegel Auction Galleries or siegelauctions.com subject to guidelines and restrictions.
Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy