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 — 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3839°
ogbl
1877, 25c Green (R1). Bottom left imprint block of eight, o.g., h.r., some separations, two toned spots at left edge, otherwise Very Fine

72
80
3840°
nhbl
1877, 25c Green (R1). Complete sheet of 70, mint except for a few stamps with trace of gum disturbance, few toned spots in selvage, still Very Fine

630
450
Back to Top
3841°
bl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3841, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $1.00 Gray (R3a), 1877, $1.00 Gray (R3a)1877, $1.00 Gray (R3a). Horizontal block of 18, canceled with multiple strikes of "Bureau of Conveyances/Territory of Hawaii/Canceled/Dec./22/1909" purple cds; some creasing, staining on reverse affects four stamps (back only), Very Fine appearance

E. 150-200
230
Back to Top
3842°
og
1877, $5.00, $10.00 Revenues (R4, R5). Unused, Fine

200
130
Back to Top
3843°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3843, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4), 1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4)1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4). Block, o.g., each with small mount glaze or tiny disturbance from handling otherwise never hinged, one stamp thinned, others corner creases, Fine appearance

400
525
Back to Top
3844°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3844, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4), 1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4)1877, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R4). Four, each with different handstamped cancel, one tied on piece, one with tiny creasing, otherwise Very Fine and attractive group

100
130
Back to Top
3845°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3845, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6), 1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6)1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6). Unused, tiny thin and small toned spots, Very Fine appearance

400
400
Back to Top
3846°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3846, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6), 1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6)1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6). Twice-struck "CANCELED" in criss-cross fashion, very light diagonal crease near top, Very Fine appearance

250
220
Back to Top
3847°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3847, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6), 1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6)1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6). Variety showing stich watermark, light double-ircle ds (1899), Very Fine

250
525
Back to Top
3848°
bl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3848, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6), 1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6)1877, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R6). Horizontal block of ten, canceled by multiple strikes of "DEPARTMENT/CANCELLED/OF FINANCE" in red ovals, hinge rejoined between third and fourth vertical rows, small thin affecting first and second stamps at top left, Very Fine appearance, the largest known used multiple of this scarce revenue (only 3,500 printed), only one other block of this size recorded

E. 2,000-2,500
2,700
Back to Top
3849°
ogbl
1893, 20c on 25c Green (R7). Sheet of 70 (selvage removed), top and bottom rows with small h.r., balance never hinged, scattered gum toning, Very Fine appearance

1,050
525
Back to Top
3850°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3850, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a). O.g., h.r., minute thinning along top margin, Very Fine appearance

375
575
Back to Top
3851°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3851, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a). Block, o.g., h.r, small thinning in top pair, small gum stain in top right corner, otherwise Very Fine appearance, very scarce

1,500
1,900
Back to Top
3852°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3852, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Inverted Surcharge (R7a). Rejoined horizontal pair, canceled by purple "Mercantile Co. Limited/Oct. 16, 1901" straightline ds, Very Fine, very scarce

E. 600-800
1,100
Back to Top
3853°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3853, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green (R8), 1893, 20c on 25c Green (R8)1893, 20c on 25c Green (R8). Three, one unused, used are faintly canceled, one is variety with gold shifted, showing underlying red surcharge, unused with corner crease, Fine

105
350
Back to Top
3854°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3854, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Addition of "C" (R8 var), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Addition of "C" (R8 var)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Addition of "C" (R8 var). Faintly canceled, gold shifted, showing underlying red surcharge, addition of a single "C" between "CENTS" and "HAWAII", Fine and rare, unlisted in Scott or Meyer-Harris

E. 200-250
160
Back to Top
3855°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3855, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Additional Double "C" (R8 var), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Additional Double "C" (R8 var)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Shifted Surcharge with Additional Double "C" (R8 var). Lightly canceled, gold shifted, showing underlying red surcharge but with addition of "C" between "OF" and "TWENTY" and "CENTS" and "HAWAII", Fine and rare, unlisted in Scott or Meyer-Harris

E. 200-250
200
Back to Top
3856°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3856, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a). Lightly purple hs, toning around edges and pinhole near bottom, Very Fine appearance, unpriced in Scott

E. 300-400
600
Back to Top
3857°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3857, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1883, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a), 1883, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a)1883, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a). Barely canceled with purple hs, offset on back, Fine

E. 150-200
425
Back to Top
3858°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3858, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge (R8a). Rejoined block of 16, four pairs, each with additional surcharge across both, comprising the third and fourth vertical rows, canceled by purple straightline handstamps; some minor toning in margins, two stamps at top right with pinholes, two stamps with internal wrinkling, Very Fine appearance, an outstanding rarity

E. 1,000-1,500
2,000
Back to Top
3859°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3859, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge, One Black (R8b), 1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge, One Black (R8b)1893, 20c on 25c Green, Double Surcharge, One Black (R8b). Purple hs, Fine and rare, unpriced in Scott

E. 500-750
1,300
Back to Top
3860°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3860, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red (R9), 1894, 20c Red (R9)1894, 20c Red (R9). O.g., two faint toned spots in margins, otherwise bright and fresh appearance, Very Fine

125
125
Back to Top
3861°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3861, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red (R9), 1894, 20c Red (R9)1894, 20c Red (R9). R. margin block of four, o.g., lightly hinged, minor separations, top left stamp tiny thin, Extremely Fine appearance

500
525
Back to Top
3862°
nhbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3862, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps20c Red (R9), 20c Red (R9)20c Red (R9). Bottom margin block of 16, top row lightly hinged or minute paper adherence, other stamps Mint, few pinpoint carbon specks and one stamp with tiny natural imperfection, otherwise quite fresh, Fine-Very Fine

2,000
1,700
Back to Top
3863°
ogbl
1894, 20c Red (R9). Complete sheet of 50, o.g., h.r., rejoined vertically between third & fourth and sixth & seventh vertical rows, seven stamps with small thin, Fine-Very Fine centering

6,250
3,750
Back to Top
3864°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3864, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red (R9), 1894, 20c Red (R9)1894, 20c Red (R9). Purple datestamp, Very Fine

125
200
Back to Top
3865°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3865, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red (R9), 1894, 20c Red (R9)1894, 20c Red (R9). Horizontal pair, bold "STAMP DUTY" Paid hs in blue, dated Jun. 28, 1895, right stamp with tiny thin, Fine and attractive appearance

250
120
Back to Top
3866°
bl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3866, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red (R9), 1894, 20c Red (R9)1894, 20c Red (R9). Block, paper with a slightly coarser appearance, neat "OAHU SUGAR CO." purple handstamp struck twice, faint toning in few perf tips, two tiny thins, Very Fine appearance

500
400
Back to Top
3867°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3867, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a), 1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a)1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a). Full to large margins, o.g., tiny black ink specks on back, few minute toned spots at edges, Very Fine appearance

150
85
Back to Top
3868°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3868, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a), 1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a)1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a). Block, o.g., h.r., large margins, small crease almost entirely in margin of bottom left stamp and tiny toned spot at right edge, Very Fine appearance, very scarce

600
625
Back to Top
3869°
nhbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3869, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a), 1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a)1894, 20c Red, Imperforate (R9a). Mint sheet of 50, h.r. in selvage only, top right stamp creased diagonally, two sealed tears entirely in selvage, still Very Fine, rare in full sheet form

7,500
4,250
Back to Top
3870°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3870, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10), 1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10)1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10). O.g., h.r., Very Fine

400
475
Back to Top
3871°
nhbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3871, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps, 1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10). Mint bottom left block, top left stamp pinpoint inclusion in gum, top right stamp small margin nick, otherwise Extremely Fine

1,600
1,250
Back to Top
3872°
nhbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3872, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10), 1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10)1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10). Vertical block of six, top pair o.g., hinged, others mint, Very Fine, fresh and choice

2,400
2,500
Back to Top
3873°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3873, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10), 1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10)1894, 25c Violet Brown (R10). Handstamped cancel in blue, Very Fine

250
0
Back to Top
3874°
og
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3874, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a), 1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a)1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a). Mostly large margins, o.g., h.r., creases, small toned spot in margin

450
525
Back to Top
3875°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3875, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a), 1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a)1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a). Block, part o.g., full to large margins, creasing between stamps and tiny thins, Very Fine appearance, rare multiple

1,800
1,050
Back to Top
3876°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3876, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a), 1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a)1894, 25c Violet Brown, Imperforate (R10a). Full to large margins except bit irregular at top, blue "PAID" hs, small faults, Fine appearance, unpriced in Scott, rare in used condition

E. 150-200
290
Back to Top
3877°
og
1897-1913, 50c-$50.00 Revenues (R11-R16). O.g., h.r., R14 tiny paper adherence, Very Fine

121
105
Back to Top
3878°
nhbl
1897, $1.00 Blue (R11). Complete mint sheet of 50, Fine-Very Fine

350
475
Back to Top
3879°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3879, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12), 1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12)1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12). Bottom right imprint block of six, top stamps lightly hinged, others mint, Extremely Fine

225
190
Back to Top
3880°
ogbl
1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12). Complete sheet of 70, dry gum with toning, small piece of selvage out at bottom right

2,625
1,250
Back to Top
3881°
bl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3881, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12), 1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12)1901, $50.00 Slate Blue & Carmine (R12). Horizontal block of 18, each with purple datestamp of Registrars Office, June 30, 1902, few stamps at top with pinpoint thins, Very Fine appearance

E. 600-800
1,350
Back to Top
3882°
nhbl
1913, 50c Yellow Orange (R13). Complete mint sheet of 70, seven stamps with natural gum skip, few light natural gum bends, Fine-Very Fine

700
800
Back to Top
3883°
nhbl
1913, $1.00 Black (R14). Complete mint sheet of 70, natural gum skips in 11 stamps, tiny toned spots in selvage, Fine-Very Fine

840
950
Back to Top
3884°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3884, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R15), 1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R15)1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R15). Block of four, o.g., Very Fine

110
650
Back to Top
3885°
nhbl
1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R15). Complete mint sheet of 70, Fine-Very Fine

1,925
1,100
Back to Top
3886°
nhbl
1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue (R15). Complete sheet of 70, archival tape reinforcement between third and fourth horizontal rows otherwise Mint, Fine-Very Fine

1,925
900
Back to Top
3887°
 
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3887, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue, Denomination Inverted (R15var.), 1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue, Denomination Inverted (R15var.)1910, $5.00 Vermilion & Violet Blue, Denomination Inverted (R15var.). Horizontal pair, nicely centered with full perfs all around, tied on small piece by blue "Cancelled" straightline handstamp, light gum toning, each stamp with tiny foxing, Fine and very rare error, one of two pairs known, ex Wilcox, unlisted in Scott

E. 3,000-4,000
19,500
Back to Top
3888°
ogbl
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 3888, 1877-1913 Revenue Stamps1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16), 1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16)1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16). Top right imprint block of six, stamps mint, Very Fine

165
160
Back to Top
3889°
nhbl
1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16). Complete sheet of 70, never hinged, scattered toned spots, Fine-Very Fine appearance

1,925
850
Back to Top
3890°
nhbl
1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16). Complete sheet of 70, disturbed gum in top row otherwise Mint, Fine-Very Fine

1,925
900
Back to Top
3891°
nhbl
1910, $10.00 Reddish Brown & Green (R16). Complete Mint sheet of 70, separated between fourth and fifth horizontal rows, three stamps with toned spots on gum, Fine-Very Fine

1,925
900
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