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Sale 838 — U.S. and Foreign Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 June, 2001

Category — 10c 1855 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
96
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 96, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Immense margins with part of adjoining stamp at top, unusually dark color on bright white paper, well-struck "Fall River Mass." circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem, superb in every respect, with 1989 P.F. certificate

800
2,300
97
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 97, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Ample to large margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at top, red grid cancel, fresh and Very Fine

875
475
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98
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 98, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Full margins all around, bright shade, bold strike of grid cancel, fresh and Fine

800
0
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99
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 99, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. I (13), 10c Green, Ty. I (13)10c Green, Ty. I (13). Large margins to clear, pretty color, two neat strikes of red grid cancel, Fine

875
475
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100
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 100, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II-III-I (14-15-13), 10c Green, Ty. II-III-I (14-15-13)10c Green, Ty. II-III-I (14-15-13). Vertical strip of three, large margins at sides, just in at top and bottom, deep rich color, affixed to piece, light strikes of town cds and red French transit, Fine and scarce strip with three types of the 10c

4,250
1,200
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101
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 101, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Huge and even margins, deep rich color, N.Y. Ocean Mail datestamp, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail with no premium for the cancel

225
115
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102
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 102, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Large margins incl. sheet margin at right, rich color, cancelled by perfect strike of New York Ocean Mail cds, Very Fine and choice, Scott Retail with no premium for the cancel

225
160
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103
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 103, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Position 31L1, major re-entry at top, large even margins, rich color, "San Francisco 20 Jan." cds, small internal wrinkle visible only in fluid, still Extremely Fine, the three shifted transfers resulted from re-entry of the positions on the plate, Position 31L offered here is the most pronounced of the three, ex Gehrmann

300
100
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104
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 104, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Large margins all around incl. part of adjoining stamp at left, neat town datestamp, rich color, Extremely Fine

225
190
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105
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 105, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Position 34L1, large to huge margins, perfect strike of unusual 4-bar grid cancel, Extremely Fine

225
200
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106
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 106, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Large margins, rich color, neat grid cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine

225
100
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107
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 107, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Huge margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at top, pretty shade, neat strike of town ds, tiny scrape in left margin, otherwise Extremely Fine

225
150
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108
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 108, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Large to full margins, rich color and early impression, neat strike of large Boston "Paid" grid, fresh and Very Fine

250
80
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109
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 109, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Large margins, rich color, light strike of cds, fresh and Very Fine

225
105
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110
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 110, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Full margins, rich color, bold strike of grid cancel, Very Fine

225
75
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111
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 111, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. II (14), 10c Green, Ty. II (14)10c Green, Ty. II (14). Horizontal pair, huge margins to full incl. part of adjoining stamp at right, bright shade, three strikes of town datestamp, Extremely Fine pair

500
210
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112
og
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 112, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Original gum, lightly hinged, full to large margins, rich color, negligible trace of soiling does not detract

EXTREMELY FINE AND SCARCE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1855 10-CENT TYPE III.

With copy of 1977 P.F. certificate for horizontal pair, this being the right stamp

3,500
1,600
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113
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 113, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Gargantuan margins all around, deep shade on bright fresh paper, light circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem, an outstanding stamp, with 1996 P.F. certificate

225
400
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114
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 114, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Large even margins, remarkably rich color and clear impression, bold blue Cincinnati O. circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem

235
260
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115
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 115, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Position 84L, large even margins, deep rich color on fresh paper, light face-free circular datestamp, Extremely Fine, wtih 1987 P.F. certificate for pair, this being the left stamp

225
200
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116
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 116, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Huge margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at top, clear strike of New Orleans cds, faint corner crease at top left, Extremely Fine appearance

225
90
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117
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 117, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Large margins to clear, pretty shade, bold strike of large Boston "Paid" grid, Very Fine

250
80
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118
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 118, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. III (15), 10c Green, Ty. III (15)10c Green, Ty. III (15). Large margins, rich color, red grid cancel, tiny crease at top right, Very Fine appearance, ex Gehrmann

250
95
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119
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 119, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. IV (16), 10c Green, Ty. IV (16)10c Green, Ty. IV (16). Position 76L, recut once at bottom, huge margins incl. trace of adjoining stamp at right, black and red cancels, certificate notes the faintest corner creases at top left (entirely in margin and do not detract), small Jakubek handstamp

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE IMPERFORATE TYPE IV 10-CENT 1855 ISSUE WITH EXTRAORDINARILY LARGE MARGINS ALL AROUND.

With 2001 P.F. certificate

1,850
2,100
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120
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 120, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. IV (16), 10c Green, Ty. IV (16)10c Green, Ty. IV (16). Position 64L1, recut at top and bottom, large margins to just barely touched at lower left, rich color, bold strike of 1857 town cds, Very Fine example of the Type IV from the only position to be recut at both top and bottom, ex Ackerman

2,000
0
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121
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 121, 10c 1855 Issue10c Green, Ty. IV (16), 10c Green, Ty. IV (16)10c Green, Ty. IV (16). Position 3R1, recut at top, the so-called Misplaced Relief, deep rich color, large margins to clear at upper right, large Boston "Paid" grid, fresh and Very Fine, ex Ackerman

1,750
800
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