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 — Hunting Permits

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1630
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1630, Hunting Permits$1.00 1934 Hunting Permit (RW1), $1.00 1934 Hunting Permit (RW1)$1.00 1934 Hunting Permit (RW1). Mint N.H., very nicely centered with attractive margins, fresh, Very Fine and choice, a strong 85 if not a 90 grade, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $1,050.00)

800
850
1631
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1631, Hunting Permits$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2), $1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2)$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2). Mint N.H., fabulous margins and centering, marvelous color

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB 1935 HUNTING PERMIT STAMP.

With 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,200.00)

700
2,000
Back to Top
1632
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1632, Hunting Permits$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2), $1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2)$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2). Mint N.H. with bottom plate no. 131983 selvage, handsomely centered, bright color, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $1,250.00)

700
0
Back to Top
1633
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1633, Hunting Permits$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2), $1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2)$1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2). Mint N.H. with plate no. at top, rich colors on bright paper, choice centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate

700
600
Back to Top
1634
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1634, Hunting Permits$1.00 1936 Hunting Permit (RW3), $1.00 1936 Hunting Permit (RW3)$1.00 1936 Hunting Permit (RW3). Mint N.H. with plate no. at top, brilliant color, usual faint natural gum bends, Very Fine and choice

350
275
Back to Top
1635
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1635, Hunting Permits$1.00 1937 Hunting Permit (RW4), $1.00 1937 Hunting Permit (RW4)$1.00 1937 Hunting Permit (RW4). Mint N.H., exceptionally fresh, well-centered and Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $700.00)

350
475
Back to Top
1636
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1636, Hunting Permits$1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8), $1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8)$1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8). Mint N.H., perfectly centered, wonderfully fresh and bright, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,700.00)

250
1,400
Back to Top
1637
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1637, Hunting Permits$1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8), $1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8)$1.00 1941 Hunting Permit (RW8). Mint N.H., essentially perfectly centered, lovely color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $750.00)

250
550
Back to Top
1638
nhbl
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1638, Hunting Permits$1.00 1942 Hunting Permit (RW9), $1.00 1942 Hunting Permit (RW9)$1.00 1942 Hunting Permit (RW9). Mint N.H. bottom left plate no. 149600 block of six, remarkably fresh and well-centered, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate

2,500
2,700
Back to Top
1639
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1639, Hunting Permits$1.00 1946 Hunting Permit (RW13), $1.00 1946 Hunting Permit (RW13)$1.00 1946 Hunting Permit (RW13). Mint N.H., fabulous margins and centering, bright color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2005 P.F. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $195.00)

50
120
Back to Top
1640
nhbl
$1.00 1947 Hunting Permit (RW14). Mint N.H. complete sheet of 28 with top plate no. 159463, vast majority perfectly centered or nearly so, some perf separations at bottom, Very Fine-Extremely Fine with most in the higher grade, with 1989 P.F. certificate

1,450
650
Back to Top
1641
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1641, Hunting Permits$2.00 1953 Hunting Permit (RW20), $2.00 1953 Hunting Permit (RW20)$2.00 1953 Hunting Permit (RW20). Mint N.H. with right selvage, essentially perfectly centered, fine impression on crisp paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $340.00)

85
250
Back to Top
1642
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1642, Hunting Permits$2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21), $2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21)$2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21). Mint N.H. with bottom plate no. 164745 selvage, exceptionally well-centered, fresh, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $215.00)

85
140
Back to Top
1643
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1643, Hunting Permits$2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21), $2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21)$2.00 1954 Hunting Permit (RW21). Mint N.H., nice margins and beautifully centered, fresh, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $215.00)

85
140
Back to Top
1644
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1644, Hunting Permits$2.00 1958 Hunting Permit (RW25), $2.00 1958 Hunting Permit (RW25)$2.00 1958 Hunting Permit (RW25). Mint N.H. with bottom plate no. 166754 selvage, perfectly centered, sharp impression, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $500.00)

85
325
Back to Top
1645
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1645, Hunting Permits$3.00 1959 Hunting Permit (RW26), $3.00 1959 Hunting Permit (RW26)$3.00 1959 Hunting Permit (RW26). Mint N.H. with bottom selvage, perfectly balanced margins, vivid colors, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2005 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $410.00)

120
250
Back to Top
1646
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1646, Hunting Permits$3.00 1961 Hunting Permit (RW28), $3.00 1961 Hunting Permit (RW28)$3.00 1961 Hunting Permit (RW28). Mint N.H. with left selvage, perfectly balanced margins, bright and crisp, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $400.00)

110
250
Back to Top
1647
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1647, Hunting Permits$3.00 1962 Hunting Permit (RW29), $3.00 1962 Hunting Permit (RW29)$3.00 1962 Hunting Permit (RW29). Mint N.H., precisely centered, wonderful colors and impression, Extremely Fine Gem, perfection, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $410.00)

125
250
Back to Top
1648
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1648, Hunting Permits$3.00 1964 Hunting Permit (RW31), $3.00 1964 Hunting Permit (RW31)$3.00 1964 Hunting Permit (RW31). Mint N.H., wide margins and essentially perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $200.00)

110
130
Back to Top
1649
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1649, Hunting Permits$3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33), $3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33)$3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33). Mint N.H., perfect centering, wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $410.00)

110
250
Back to Top
1650
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1650, Hunting Permits$3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33), $3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33)$3.00 1966 Hunting Permit (RW33). Mint N.H., perfectly centered, wonderfully fresh and bright, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $410.00)

110
250
Back to Top
1651
nh
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1651, Hunting Permits$3.00 1967 Hunting Permit (RW34), $3.00 1967 Hunting Permit (RW34)$3.00 1967 Hunting Permit (RW34). Mint N.H., choice margins and exceptionally well-centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $285 .00)

125
200
Back to Top
1652
 
Mallards Dropping In. Etching, signed 'Ding Darling' in pencil with "Design for First Federal Duck Stamp --" in pencil at bottom left, image area 215 x 145mm on 338 x 210mm paper, unframed and matted with issued stamp $1.00 1934 Hunting Permit (RW1) affixed below, heavily reduced and toned, still Fine and scarce, according to The Duck Stamp Story, Darling created the design for this issue in about one hour, due to a printing deadline.

E. 2,000-3,000
1,300
Back to Top
1653
 
Canvasbacks Taking to Flight. Etching, signed 'Frank W. Benson' in pencil at bottom left, image area 125 x 75mm on 165 x 110mm paper, unframed and matted with issued stamp $1.00 1935 Hunting Permit (RW2), defective, affixed below, scotch tape marks on back, Fine appearance

E. 2,000-3,000
2,200
Back to Top
1654
 
Sale Number 946, Lot Number 1654, Hunting Permits$1.00 1936 Hunting Permit, Preliminary Artist's Drawing (RW3 var), $1.00 1936 Hunting Permit, Preliminary Artist's Drawing (RW3 var)$1.00 1936 Hunting Permit, Preliminary Artist's Drawing (RW3 var). Irregular piece of paper with pencil drawings depicting four Canadian Geese in various poses, signed and yeardated by the artist, trivial corner bend at bottom right, Very Fine, undoubtedly unique and an outstanding collateral item

E. 1,000-1,500
650
Back to Top
1655
 
Labrador Carrying Mallard Drake. Etching, signed 'Maynard Reece' in pencil at bottom right and "Duck Stamp Design - 1959 - 3rd Ed." in pencil at bottom left, image size 230 x 165mm on 355 x 227mm paper, unframed but matted, example of $3.00 1959 Hunting Permit (RW26) affixed below, some age spotting, appears Fine, scarce

E. 1,000-1,500
650
Back to Top
1656
 
Hunting Permit Prints Balance. Five signed and matted but unframed prints, each with stamp below, incl. Nos. RW42, RW43, RW44, RW46, RW48, generally reduced and with some toning, overall Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
600
Back to Top
1657
nh
$1.00-$5.00 1934-78 Hunting Permits (RW1-RW45). Virtually all Mint N.H., a few trivial flaws generally of little importance, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, overall a very attractive offering

6,341
1,900
Back to Top
1658
og
$1.00 1934-41 Hunting Permits (RW1-RW2, RW4-RW8). First two with plate no. at top (RW1 reduced selvage), mostly Mint N.H., No. RW1 small thins, few natural gum bends and skips, Fine-Very Fine

1,665
850
Back to Top
1659
nhbl
$3.00 1964, 1968 Hunting Permits (RW31, RW35). Former block of four with plate no., latter plate no. block of four, Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

765
225
Back to Top
1660
og
Hunting Permits. Singles of RW1 and RW3, six of RW2 plus twenty later singles and seven plate no. blocks of four, plate blocks of six of RW4, RW13, RW24, plate blocks of four of RW34, RW35 (minor selvage soiling) and RW41, some Mint N.H. but only one of the RW1-RW3 singles, Fine-Very Fine and better, two with P.F. certificates, one for RW2 graded XF-Superb 95

E. 3,000-4,000
4,250
Back to Top
1661
 
Hunting Permit Accumulation. Small accumulation of singles and plate blocks of four between Nos. RW45-RW60, the $5.00 and all $7.50 values with plate blocks in quantities of from one to nine of each, some singles (one or two each to No. RW60) and 1987 plate block of four, Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
800
Back to Top
1662
 
Hunting Permit Collection and Accumulation. Perhaps 100 stamps housed in a Gilmore "Art for Conservation/The Federal Duck Stamps" book with spaces for the stamps and philatelic data as well as reproductions of the Duck Prints on right hand pages, the stamps are scattered and the first few are unused (no gum) and with tape adhering, later on there are a few Mint N.H. $3.00 singles and in the $5.00 to $12.50 periods there are blocks, plate blocks of four and larger, also noted is an unused 1971 California Duck Stamp (No. 1) and five different early $1.00 California Hunting Licenses from 1911 to 1919 (expiration year) in mixed condition, mostly Fine-Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
950
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