Sale 913 — 2006 Rarities of the World
Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2006
Category — Offices in China, Officials
EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED WIDE TOP PLATE BLOCK OF THE 12-CENT OFFICES IN CHINA ISSUE.
With 1986 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE $10.00 STATE DEPARTMENT.
Ex Zoellner. With 1989 P.F. certificate
FINE-VERY FINE. A RARE SET OF THE OFFICIAL SPECIMEN OVERPRINTS, WHICH ONLY NEEDS THE FOUR DOLLAR-VALUE STATE DEPARTMENT ISSUES TO BE COMPLETE. A RARE ASSEMBLAGE.
No. O77 with 1987 P.F. certificate.
FRESH AND FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT AGRICULTURE WITH THE "SEPCIMEN" ERROR. ONLY THREE COPIES ARE RECORDED.
With 2001 A.P.S. certificate
FINE. A VERY DESIRABLE EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE $2.00 STATE SPECIMEN.
Although the Scott Specialized states that 32 $2.00 State "Specimen" stamps were issued, the description for the Markovits example states "only about twenty are recorded", presumably based on Markovits's original research.