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Sale 973 — 2009 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 June, 2009

Category — 1890-93 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
150
nh
Sale Number 973, Lot Number 150, 1890-93 Issue2c Carmine, Cap on Left "2" (220a), 2c Carmine, Cap on Left "2" (220a)2c Carmine, Cap on Left "2" (220a). Mint N.H., deep rich color, perfectly centered with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. THIS SUPERB STAMP IS UNQUESTIONABLY ONE OF THE FINEST MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLES OF THE 2-CENT 1890 ISSUE WITH CAP ON THE LEFT "2" IN EXISTENCE.

P.S.E. encapsulated (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,050.00). This is the highest grade awarded to date and only five others share this grade.

425
3,000
151
nhbl
Sale Number 973, Lot Number 151, 1890-93 Issue5c Chocolate (223), 5c Chocolate (223)5c Chocolate (223). Mint N.H. top imprint, plate no. 47 and letter "I" block of ten, rich color and proof-like impression

EXTREMELY FINE AND VERY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED PLATE BLOCK OF THE 5-CENT 1890 ISSUE.

With 2009 P.S.E. certificate. Scott Retail as hinged

3,000
8,000
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152
nh
Sale Number 973, Lot Number 152, 1890-93 Issue30c Black (228), 30c Black (228)30c Black (228). Mint N.H., intense shade and proof-like impression on bright paper, unusually choice centering with wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 30-CENT 1890 ISSUE.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $12,700.00). Only three have graded higher to date and only five others share this grade.

1,300
6,500
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153
nh
Sale Number 973, Lot Number 153, 1890-93 Issue90c Orange (229), 90c Orange (229)90c Orange (229). Mint N.H., vibrant color as fresh as the day it was printed, wide and balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 90-CENT 1890 ISSUE. SCARCE IN SUCH PRISTINE CONDITION.

With 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $5,450.00)

2,000
3,000
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