Sale 767 — 1995 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Monday, 5 June, 1995

Category — 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
179
ogbl
Sale Number 767, Lot Number 179, 1875 Re-Issue of 1861-66 Issue2c Black, Re-Issue (103), 2c Black, Re-Issue (103)2c Black, Re-Issue (103). Block of four, full original gum, intense shade and prooflike impression, single short perf at lower right, faint corner crease at upper right and a few rejoined perfs at right

ONE OF TWO KNOWN BLOCKS OF THE 2-CENT "BLACK JACK" RE-ISSUE

The other recorded block is part of the famous Caspary set of 1861 Re-Issue blocks and is, for all practical purposes, unavailable to Black Jack collectors as an individual block.

With 1972 P.F. certificate

16,500
0
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