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Sale 964 — The W. Wilson Hulme II Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 2 December, 2008

Category — 1857 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
254
 
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 254, 1857 Issue3c Rose, Ty. I, II (25, 25A), 3c Rose, Ty. I, II (25, 25A)3c Rose, Ty. I, II (25, 25A). Four singles and horizontal pair of first and two of second, five of the singles are plated, range of shades, Fine-Very Fine, scarce group

1,500
400
255
nh
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 255, 1857 Issue3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Mint N.H, 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Mint N.H3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Mint N.H., with bottom sheet selvage, perfectly centered, bright shade, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1991 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

75
350
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256
ogbl
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 256, 1857 Issue3c Claret, Ty. III (26), 3c Claret, Ty. III (26)3c Claret, Ty. III (26). Block of four with full top left corner sheet selvage, original gum, at least one stamp is Mint N.H., others barely hinged if at all, gorgeous deep Claret shade, couple nibbed perfs at bottom, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, the Claret shade is scarce and listed only as a single in Scott at $170.00

680
800
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257
 
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 257, 1857 Issue3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). 23 used stamps, each with captured imprint and showing a wide range of the positions, stamps mostly with flaws but still a scarce and desirable group

E. 1,000-1,500
650
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258
bl
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 258, 1857 Issue3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Block of six, brilliant color, cancelled by large grids and "Washington D.C. Mar. 31" circular datestamp, few trivial perf separations, Very Fine, Scott Retail as block of four and pair

196
180
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259
c
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 259, 1857 Issue3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Clear pre-printing paperfold, tied by light strike of "Des Moines Ioa. ? 24" circular datestamp on cover to Fort Madison Iowa, Very Fine

E. 150-200
100
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260
c
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 260, 1857 Issue3c Brownish Carmine, Ty. I, III (25, 26), 3c Brownish Carmine, Ty. I, III (25, 26)3c Brownish Carmine, Ty. I, III (25, 26). Two covers: first bears No. 25 tied by "Paid" in circle and matching "West Cambridge Ms. Sep. 9, 1858" on cover to North Stonington Conn., second with two singles of No. 26 tied by red "Ottawa Ill. Sep. 11" circular datestamp to Logansport Ind., 1858 docketing, Very Fine examples of the same shade in two different types

E. 200-300
350
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