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Sale 838 — U.S. and Foreign Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 June, 2001

Category — 5c 1857-60 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
147
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 147, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27), 5c Brick Red (27)5c Brick Red (27). Bold 1859 New Orleans circular datestamp, rich color, precise centering with perfs clear of design on all sides, Extremely Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate

1,350
1,300
148
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 148, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brick Red (27), 5c Brick Red (27)5c Brick Red (27). Vertical strip of three, perfs trimmed at top, tied by "New Orleans La. Jun. 7, 1859" circular datestamp on large part of blue folded cover to Paris, France, red Boston transit and French receiving cancels, Fine

5,000
850
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149
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 149, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Red Brown (28), 5c Red Brown (28)5c Red Brown (28). Dark color and sharp impression, blue cancel, well-centered and Very Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate

700
850
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150
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 150, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Red Brown (28), 5c Red Brown (28)5c Red Brown (28). Deep rich color, bold rimless grid cancel and trace of matching cds, Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

650
300
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151
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 151, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Indian Red (28A), 5c Indian Red (28A)5c Indian Red (28A). Faintly cancelled with only a couple specks of black at the right well clear of portrait, intense shade and impression, Fine, this barely-cancelled stamp is an attractive alternative to the few unused Indian Red stamps in existence, with 2001 P.F. certificate

3,000
1,400
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152
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 152, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Choice centering with perfs clear of projections all around, light circular datestamp, deep rich color, Extremely Fine, a beautiful stamp, scarce this well-centered, with 2000 P.F. certificate

350
0
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153
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 153, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Rich color, light strikes of town datestamp and French transit, Fine

350
0
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154
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 154, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown (29), 5c Brown (29)5c Brown (29). Rich color, neat strike of segmented grid cancel, Fine

350
100
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155°
og
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 155, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30), 5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30)5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30). Original gum, dark shade and sharp impression on fresh paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2000 P.F. certificate

1,150
0
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156
og
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 156, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30), 5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30)5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30). Horizontal pair, original gum, h.r., beautiful warm color, fresh and Very Good

2,400
325
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157
og
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 157, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Original gum, h.r., deep rich color, choice centering, light corner crease at lower right, Very Fine appearance

1,800
675
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158
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 158, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Briliant color, choice centering, tied by red "P.D." and 1860 ultramarine French transit datestamp on small piece, Extremely Fine, scarce with the ultramarine cancel, ex Lapham where acquired by the Halls in 1933 and accompanied by original lot card, Scott Retail with no premium for the colored cancel

260
270
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159
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 159, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Choice centering with perforations clear of design all around, rich color, neat strike of blue grid cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine

265
290
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160
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 160, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Choice centering with extra wide margins at sides, bold red grid cancel, Extremely Fine

280
0
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161
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 161, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Bright shade nicely contrasted by red grid cancel, choice centering, fresh and Very Fine

280
260
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162
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 162, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Deep rich color, light red grid cancel, fresh and Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

280
190
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163
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 163, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Bold red grid cancel, detailed impression, fresh and Very Fine, with 2000 P.F. certificate

280
170
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164
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 164, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Rich color, bold strike of blue Baltimore cds, Very Fine

265
210
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165
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 165, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Rich color, neat strike of red grid cancel, fresh and Fine

280
105
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166
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 166, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Vertical pair, scissors-separated leaving intact perfs on three sides and affecting perfs at right, tied on small piece by bold strikes of "New Orleans La. 24 Feb." (1861) Confederate State datestamp, Fine, this style of datestamp was used during the Independent and Confederate State period

550
105
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167
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 167, 5c 1857-60 Issue5c Brown, Ty. II (30A), 5c Brown, Ty. II (30A)5c Brown, Ty. II (30A). Horizontal strip of three, rich color, choice centering side-to-side, perfs just in at top, bold red New York red grid cancels, Fine-Very Fine

860
180
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