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Sale 964 — The W. Wilson Hulme II Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 2 December, 2008

Category — 3-Cent 1851 Issue (1856 Orange Brown)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
138
og
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 138, 3-Cent 1851 Issue (1856 Orange Brown)3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. I (11 var), 3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. I (11 var)3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. I (11 var). Position 23L8, original gum, h.r., large margins to in, brilliant color, fresh and Fine, an extremely rare stamp, especially in original-gum condition, with note from Dr. Amonette

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
139
 
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 139, 3-Cent 1851 Issue (1856 Orange Brown)3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. II (11A var), 3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. II (11A var)3c 1856 Orange Brown, Ty. II (11A var). Positions 38-40L2L, horizontal strip of three, two neat strikes of blue "Nashville Ten. May 31" circular datestamp, slight oxidation, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, scarce multiple of this desirable shade, signed Amonette on back

E. 750-1,000
2,400
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140
c
Sale Number 964, Lot Number 140, 3-Cent 1851 Issue (1856 Orange Brown)3c 1856 Orange Brown (11 var), 3c 1856 Orange Brown (11 var)3c 1856 Orange Brown (11 var). Position 65R8, ample margins to just touching, vivid color, tied by blue "Baltimore Md. May 3" circular datestamp on brown cover with commission merchant's illustrated blue cameo corner card, to Frederick Md., docketed May 4, 1856, Very Fine, note on back "VF 1856 orange brown W. F. Amonette", this scarce shade is not listed in Scott

E. 300-400
2,600
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