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Sale 769 — The Honolulu Advertiser Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 7 November, 1995

Category — 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
410°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 410, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, Tete Beche (24c), 1864, 2c Black, Tete Beche (24c)1864, 2c Black, Tete Beche (24c). Plate 7-A, Ty. I/III/V/VII/IX, Pos. 1/3/5/7/9, unused tete-beche pane of ten, large margins, tiny thin speck between columns

THE ONLY RECORDED TETE-BECHE PANE OF THE 1865 2-CENT NUMERAL ON LAID PAPER

The Westerberg census (1970) reported three examples of this tete-beche variety, including two multiples of three and one of four. This pane surfaced in 1975 and is, to date, the largest recorded tete-beche multiple. Unlisted as a block in Scott. Value for five tete-beche pairs

17,500
35,000
411°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 411, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24), 1864, 2c Black, Laid (24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24). Plate 7-A, Ty. I-X, Pos. 1-10, two complete panes in a block of 20, unused, large margins, Extremely Fine, one of two recorded multiples of this size - the largest known - ex Ferrary, Adm. Harris, Ostheimer, Scott retail for blocks and singles

4,200
7,000
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412°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 412, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, "NTER" (24a), 1864, 2c Black, "NTER" (24a)1864, 2c Black, "NTER" (24a). Plate 7-A, Ty. III, Pos. 3, unused, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Atherton

2,100
2,900
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413°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 413, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b), 1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b)1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b). Plate 7-A, Ty. IX, Pos. 9, unused, large even margins, Extremely Fine Gem

700
1,100
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414°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 414, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b), 1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b)1864, 2c Black, "S" Omitted (24b). Plate 7-A, Ty. IX, Pos. 9, unused, clear to ample margins, Fine

700
850
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415°
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Sale Number 769, Lot Number 415, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24), 1864, 2c Black, Laid (24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24). Plate 7-A, Ty. Vi, Pos. 6, missing period after "Postage", unused, Very Fine, after Plate 6-A the period was ommitted from this position - it was replaced in Plate 8-A, unlisted in Scott, value for normal unused stamp

200
400
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416°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 416, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24), 1864, 2c Black, Laid (24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24). Plate 7-A, Ty. IV, Pos. 4, ample margins to just touched, circular cancel of unknown origin, Fine, with 1973 P.F. certificate

850
800
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417°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 417, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24), 1864, 2c Black, Laid (24)1864, 2c Black, Laid (24). Plate 7-A, Ty. VIII, Pos. 8, full margins all around, ms. "X" cancel, thin spot, Very Fine appearance, rare in used condition

850
500
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