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 946 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Monday, 12 November, 2007

Category — 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1016
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1016, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)7c Black (407), 7c Black (407)7c Black (407). Mint N.H., unusually wide margins, vivid contrast between the intense Black impression and white paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2007 P.F. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $340.00)

180
375
1017
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1017, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)7c Black (407), 7c Black (407)7c Black (407). Mint N.H., exceptionally wide margins and well-centered, intense color on bright paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $340.00)

180
225
Back to Top
1018
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1018, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)7c Black (407), 7c Black (407)7c Black (407). Mint N.H., choice margins and excellent centering, intense color on crisp paper, Very Fine and choice, with 2007 P.F. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $340.00)

180
225
Back to Top
1019
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1019, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)1c Green, Coil (410), 1c Green, Coil (410)1c Green, Coil (410). Mint N.H. guide line pair, incredibly wide Jumbo margins, vivid color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $520.00 for 98, 100 grade unlisted), this is the only recorded No. 410 Mint N.H. line pair in the P.S.E. Population Report in this grade and there is none higher

65
1,500
Back to Top
1020
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1020, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)2c Carmine, Coil (413), 2c Carmine, Coil (413)2c Carmine, Coil (413). Mint N.H. guide line pair, magnificent color and attractively centered, Very Fine and choice, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $940.00)

625
550
Back to Top
1021
 
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1021, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)2c Carmine, Coil (413), 2c Carmine, Coil (413)2c Carmine, Coil (413). Guide line pair, cancelled by indistinct datestamps, small corner crease bottom left, otherwise Very Fine-Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate

160
170
Back to Top
1022
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1022, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)10c Orange Yellow (416), 10c Orange Yellow (416)10c Orange Yellow (416). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins and essentially precise centering, beautiful glowing color

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A FANTASTIC JUMBO-MARGINED EXAMPLE OF THIS ISSUE.

With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,200.00 for 95, $4,000.00 for 98)

110
1,600
Back to Top
1023
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1023, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)10c Brown Yellow (416a), 10c Brown Yellow (416a)10c Brown Yellow (416a). Rich "Mustard" shade, small h.r., wide margins and perfect centering, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb example of this very scarce shade variety, with 1983 P.F. certificate

1,200
4,250
Back to Top
1024
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1024, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)20c Ultramarine (419), 20c Ultramarine (419)20c Ultramarine (419). Mint N.H., radiant color on bright paper, Very Fine and choice, a fresh stamp, with 1982 and 1999 P.F. certificates

450
550
Back to Top
1025
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1025, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)20c Ultramarine (419), 20c Ultramarine (419)20c Ultramarine (419). Lightly hinged, flawlessly centered, marvelous deep rich color on bright white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,300.00), this and one other share this grade (both are hinged), there are two which grade higher and both are also hinged

200
700
Back to Top
1026
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1026, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)30c Orange Red (420), 30c Orange Red (420)30c Orange Red (420). Mint N.H., wide balanced margins and almost perfectly centered, deep rich color

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A TRULY BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT PERF 12 SINGLE-LINE WATERMARK ISSUE.

With 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,450.00)

280
2,000
Back to Top
1027
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1027, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)30c Orange Red (420), 30c Orange Red (420)30c Orange Red (420). Wonderfully well-centered with perfectly balanced margins, deep shade on crisp paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $370.00)

125
275
Back to Top
1028
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1028, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)50c Violet (421), 50c Violet (421)50c Violet (421). Lightly hinged, uncharacteristically wide margins, beautifully centered, clear impression, Extremely Fine, with 2006 P.F. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $700.00)

450
600
Back to Top
1029
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1029, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)50c Violet (421), 50c Violet (421)50c Violet (421). Lightly hinged, lovely color, Very Fine, with 2007 P.F. certificate

450
300
Back to Top
1030
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1030, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Lightly hinged, exceptionally well-centered with Jumbo margins, intense color and detailed impression on bright white paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THE $1.00 PERF 12 SINGLE-LINE WATERMARK ISSUE IS RARELY ENCOUNTERED WITH SUCH WIDE MARGINS AND PERFECT CENTERING.

This issue occasionally comes with wide margins, but is rarely found with such wonderful centering. In fact, according to the P.S.E. Population Report, this is one of two Superb 98's, which rank as the highest graded examples.

With 2003 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98, SMQ $3,050.00)

550
2,200
Back to Top
1031
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1031, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Lightly hinged, wide margins and near perfect centering, intense color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,550.00)

550
1,000
Back to Top
1032
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1032, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Deep rich color and sharp proof-like impression, plate no. and letter "A" in selvage at bottom, perfectly centered with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1998 P.F. certificate

550
0
Back to Top
1033
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1033, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Unusually wide margins and exceptionally well-centered, fresh, strong color, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.F. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $840.00)

550
600
Back to Top
1034
og
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1034, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Lightly hinged, deep rich color and proof-like impression, balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2005 P.F. certificate

550
475
Back to Top
1035
ogbl
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1035, 1912-14 Washington-Franklin Issue (Scott 405-423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423), $1.00 Violet Brown (423)$1.00 Violet Brown (423). Block of four with selvage at bottom, stamps Mint N.H., h.r. in selvage at bottom left, deep rich color

FINE-VERY FINE BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE $1.00 1915 FRANKLIN ISSUE.

Pencil notation on bottom left stamp. Scott Retail as four Mint N.H. singles.

4,800
1,500
Back to Top
Copyright 2020. 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