Sale 968B — The Alan B. Whitman Collection, Part Three: 1902-34 Issues, B-O-B

Sale Date — Tuesday-Friday, 22-25 September, 2009

Category — 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
513
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Sale 968B, Lot 513, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)1c Panama-Pacific (397). Mint N.H., with wide selvage at left, deep rich color, wide balanced margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 1996 P.F. certificate

42
140
514
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Sale 968B, Lot 514, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)2c Panama-Pacific (398). Mint N.H., with selvage at left, choice centering with Jumbo margins, tiny natural inclusion in "E" of Postage not mentioned on accompanying certificates, Extremely Fine, with 1996 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-90 Jumbo; SMQ $70.00 as 90, $190.00 as 95), this stamp would be a 95J if not for the inclusion

45
225
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515
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Sale 968B, Lot 515, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)5c Panama-Pacific (399). Mint N.H., deep color and proof-like impression, post-office fresh, perfectly centered with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT PERF 12 PANAMA-PACIFIC ISSUE.

With 2000 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, $2,250.00 as 98). Only one example has graded higher to date

180
4,750
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516
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Sale 968B, Lot 516, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)10c Orange Yellow, Panama-Pacific (400). Mint N.H., vibrant color, wide margins, tiny natural inclusion not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Extremely Fine, with 1997 P.F. certificate

300
600
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517
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Sale 968B, Lot 517, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)10c Orange, Panama-Pacific (400A). Mint N.H. with bottom selvage, brilliant color, detailed impression, nicely balanced Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE. A STRIKING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT ORANGE PERF 12 PANAMA-PACIFIC ISSUE.

With 1996 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,800.00 as 95, $4,850.00 as 98)

500
1,300
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518
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Sale 968B, Lot 518, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)1c Panama-Pacific, Perf 10 (401). Mint N.H., deep rich color, wonderfully fresh paper and almost perfectly centered, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1990 and 1999 P.F. certificates, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $335.00)

65
550
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519
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Sale 968B, Lot 519, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)2c Panama-Pacific, Perf 10 (402). Mint N.H., bright color on post office fresh paper, choice centering with wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 1993 P.F. certificate

180
650
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520
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Sale 968B, Lot 520, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)5c Panama-Pacific, Perf 10 (403). Mint N.H., intense color on crisp paper as fresh as the day it was printed, balanced Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STRIKING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT PERF 10 PANAMA-PACIFIC ISSUE.

With 2000 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,900.00 as 95, $5,800.00 as 98)

425
1,600
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521
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Sale 968B, Lot 521, 1913-15 Panama-Pacific Issue (Scott 397-404)10c Panama-Pacific, Perf 10 (404). Mint N.H., beautiful vibrant color, proof-like impression, choice centering with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A GORGEOUS MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT PERF 10 PANAMA-PACIFIC ISSUE.

With 1996 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,300.00). Only seven examples have graded higher to date (including the Gem 100 example offered in our Sale 953)

2,000
3,750
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