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

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

Category — 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
607
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 607, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)2c Pale Carmine Red, Ty. I (461), 2c Pale Carmine Red, Ty. I (461)2c Pale Carmine Red, Ty. I (461). Mint N.H., intense shade on bright paper, well-proportioned margins, long and full perforations, Very Fine and choice, with 1990 P.F. certificate

350
250
608
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 608, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)2c Carmine, Ty. I (463), 2c Carmine, Ty. I (463)2c Carmine, Ty. I (463). Mint N.H., gorgeous centering with Jumbo and balanced margins, perfs intact on all sides and with significant portion of all eight adjoining stamps, Extremely Fine Gem, a stunning stamp

10
120
Back to Top
609
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 609, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)3c Violet (464), 3c Violet (464)3c Violet (464). Mint N.H., rich color on crisp paper, Jumbo margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, ex Morris, with 1988 P.F. certificate for block

170
300
Back to Top
610
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 610, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)4c Orange Brown (465), 4c Orange Brown (465)4c Orange Brown (465). Mint N.H. with plate no. 7362 selvage at top, intense shade on fresh paper, wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1989 P.F. certificate

100
190
Back to Top
611
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 611, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Blue (466), 5c Blue (466)5c Blue (466). Mint N.H., brilliant color, crisp impression, wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1992 P.F. certificate

170
250
Back to Top
612
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 612, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H., radiant color on bright paper, wide margins for this issue, long and full perforations, Extremely Fine, a pretty stamp, with 1992 P.F. certificate

1,050
1,900
Back to Top
613
nhbl
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 613, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. single error in block of nine, natural s.e. at top, rich color, the error with unusually choice centering

VERY FINE-EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE SINGLE ERROR IN A BLOCK OF NINE.

With 1998 P.F. certificate

1,900
1,500
Back to Top
614
nhbl
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 614, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. double error in block of twelve, natural s.e. at bottom, rich color on bright paper, gorgeous centering throughout

EXTREMELY FINE. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED BLOCK OF TWELVE CONTAINING THE DOUBLE 5-CENT ERROR POSITIONS. SCARCE WITH SUCH CHOICE CENTERING.

With 1997 P.F. certificate

3,400
2,900
Back to Top
615
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 615, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)6c Red Orange (468), 6c Red Orange (468)6c Red Orange (468). Mint N.H., vivid color, post-office fresh, wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate

210
2,300
Back to Top
616
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 616, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)7c Black (469), 7c Black (469)7c Black (469). Mint N.H. with wide selvage at top, intense shade and impression, Jumbo margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, a huge stamp, with 1997 P.F. certificate

290
425
Back to Top
617
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 617, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)8c Olive Green (470), 8c Olive Green (470)8c Olive Green (470). Mint N.H., pretty pastel shade, post-office fresh, proof-like impression, perfect centering with Jumbo margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SIMPLY SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 8-CENT PERF 10 UNWATERMAKED ISSUE, WHICH HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 JUMBO BY P.S.E. -- THIS IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE.

With 1995 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98 Jumbo; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, $3,100.00 as 98). This is the highest grade awarded to date, and no other examples share this grade

135
2,300
Back to Top
618
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 618, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)9c Salmon Red (471), 9c Salmon Red (471)9c Salmon Red (471). Mint N.H., radiant color, wide margins, choice centering, long and full perforations all around, Extremely Fine, with 1993 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,000.00)

135
800
Back to Top
619
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 619, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)10c Orange Yellow (472), 10c Orange Yellow (472)10c Orange Yellow (472). Mint N.H. with side plate no. 7213 selvage, vibrant color on crisp paper, choice centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 1988 and 1999 P.F. certificates

250
1,100
Back to Top
620
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 620, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)11c Dark Green (473), 11c Dark Green (473)11c Dark Green (473). Mint N.H. with top plate no. 7498 selvage, deep rich color, beautiful centering with Jumbo margins on crisp white paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $790.00 as 95, $2,650.00 as 98)

100
1,100
Back to Top
621
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 621, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)12c Claret Brown (474), 12c Claret Brown (474)12c Claret Brown (474). Mint N.H., intense shade on crisp white paper, beautiful centering with wide even margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1993 and 2007 P.F. certificates, and 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,000.00)

135
800
Back to Top
622
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 622, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Mint N.H., rich color, detailed impression, balanced margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, with 1996 P.S.E. and 1999 P.F. certificates

475
475
Back to Top
623
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 623, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)20c Light Ultramarine (476), 20c Light Ultramarine (476)20c Light Ultramarine (476). Mint N.H., deep rich color, wonderful post-office fresh paper and gum, perfectly centered

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 20-CENT UNWATERMARKED PERF 10 ISSUE, SCOTT 476. THIS BEAUTIFUL STAMP HAS BEEN GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E., WHICH IS THE HIGHEST GRADE AWARDED TO DATE.

With 1997 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $8,050.00). Only two others share this grade and only one has graded higher to date

575
1,700
Back to Top
624
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 624, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A), 30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A). Position 33 from plate no. 6911, Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, exceptional centering for this difficult issue.

VERY FINE AND CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 30-CENT PERF 10 ON UNWATERMARKED PAPER.

With 1984 P.F. certificate. Since the P.S.E. will no longer certify any 30c Perf 10 stamps as unwatermarked, this is offered subject only to a new P.F. certificate.

7,500
3,750
Back to Top
625
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 625, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Mint N.H., beautiful warm color, post-office fresh, choice centering with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 50-CENT PERF 10 FRANKLIN ISSUE ON UNWATERMARKED PAPER

With 1998 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $8,400.00). Only two have graded higher to date and only six others share this grade

2,400
4,000
Back to Top
626
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 626, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Mint N.H., deep rich color and proof-like impression, wide margins

VERY FINE AND CHOICE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 PERF 10 UNWATERMARKED FRANKLIN ISSUE.

With 1980 and 1998 P.F. certificates

1,800
1,700
Back to Top
627
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 627, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Mint N.H., deep rich color, well centered with wide margins, Very Fine and choice, with 1991 P.F. certificate for a block

550
425
Back to Top
628
nh
Sale Number 968B, Lot Number 628, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 461-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H., deep rich color, post-office fresh paper and gum, perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins all around

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A STUNNING MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE $5.00 PERF 10 MARSHALL ISSUE GRADED SUPERB 98 BY P.S.E.

With 1997 P.F. and 2008 P.S.E. certificates (Superb 98; SMQ $2,350.00). This is the highest grade awarded to date

480
1,400
Back to Top
Copyright 2021. 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