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Sale 825 — U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 June, 2000

Category — 1851-56 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
104
 
1c Blue, Ty. Ia (6). Just touching to large margins, deep Plate 4 shade, neat circular datestamp, two large sealed tears, appears Fine, a good representative example showing the characteristics of the rare Type Ia

9,000
0
105
 
1c Blue, Ty. II (7). Huge margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at top and sheet margin at right, left side close, fresh color, cancelled by blue "Balto. Paid", small corner crease at bottom left, otherwise Extremely Fine

167
75
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106
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 106, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. III (8), 1c Blue, Ty. III (8)1c Blue, Ty. III (8). Plate 4, large to huge margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamp at bottom, beautiful fresh color, neat grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE IMPERFORATE ONE-CENT TYPE III.

With 1984 and 1998 P.F. certificates

4,000
5,500
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107
 
1c Blue, Ty. IIIa (8A). Huge margins to just touching at bottom, beautiful deep shade and intense early impression showing wide break at top, Chicago circular datestamp, Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

975
700
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108
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 108, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. IV (9), 1c Blue, Ty. IV (9)1c Blue, Ty. IV (9). Pos. 95L1L, large margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamps at top and right and sheet margin at bottom, tied by well-struck grid on small piece, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp

125
260
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109
og
3c Orange Brown (10). Original gum, lightly hinged, large margins, just touching frameline at bottom, deep shade and proof-like impression, small crease at right, Very Fine appearance, with 1998 P.F. certificate for pair

2,750
700
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110
og
3c Orange Brown (10). Original gum, lightly hinged, close to large margins, beautiful color and sharp impression, small corner crease at top right ending in tiny tear, appears Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate

2,750
575
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111
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 111, 1851-56 Issue3c Orange Brown (10), 3c Orange Brown (10)3c Orange Brown (10). Pos. 10L0, large to huge margins all around incl. sheet margin with guideline at right and parts of adjoining stamps at left and bottom, fresh color, bold strike of "New-York Nov. 20" circular datestamp, Extremely Fine and choice

100
300
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112
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 112, 1851-56 Issue3c Orange Brown (10), 3c Orange Brown (10)3c Orange Brown (10). Pos. 100R5E, clear to large margins, fresh color, showing dramatic slip print at bottom -- appears as a double impression -- black grid cancel, light vertical crease, otherwise Very Fine and interesting printing variety

100
450
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113
og
3c Dull Red (11). Large margins all around showing part of adjoining stamp at top, original gum, h.r., fresh and bright color, small tear at bottom center, otherwise Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

225
130
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114
 
3c Dull Red (11). Large margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at bottom, neat green circular datestamp, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1987 P.F. certificate

110
130
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115
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 115, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large margins, rich color and sharp impression, red grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL STAMP WITH EXCEPTIONALLY RICH COLOR. THE 5-CENT 1856 IS RARELY SEEN CANCELLED ONLY BY A RED GRID.

The majority of 5c 1856 stamps are cancelled in black, usually with New Orleans datestamps or New York grids. This is the rare (and beautiful) exception.

1,325
2,500
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116
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 116, 1851-56 Issue5c Red Brown (12), 5c Red Brown (12)5c Red Brown (12). Large margins all around, fresh color, neat strike of New Orleans circular datestamp, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1983 P.F. certificate

1,250
675
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117
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 117, 1851-56 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Huge and even margins all around incl. part of sheet margin at bottom, red and black cancels, small thin spot, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 1981 and 1999 P.F. certificates (the former not mentioning thin spot)

750
650
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118
 
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 118, 1851-56 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Full to large margins incl. sheet margin at bottom and part of adjoining stamp at top, face-free circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice

750
550
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119
ng
10c Green, Ty. II (14). Unused (no gum), ample to enormous margins with wide margin at bottom and huge sheet margin at right, intense deep dark color and detailed impression, light corner crease at lower left, otherwise Very Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,600
550
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120
 
10c Green, Ty. II (14). Huge to massive margins all around with traces of adjoining stamps at top and left, light town and red circular datestamp, Extremely Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate

250
280
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121
 
10c Green, Ty. III (15). Huge margins all around showing portion of adjoining stamp at right, neat grid cancel, rich color, light diagonal crease at top left, otherwise Extremely Fine, with 1999 P.F. certificate

225
115
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122
 
10c Green, Ty. III (15). Full to large margins, unobtrusive cancel, rich color, Very Fine and choice

225
150
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123
 
10c Green, Ty. III (15). Three large margins incl. left guide line margin, just barely in at bottom, light strike of grid cancel, rich color, Fine

225
230
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