Sale 1007 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 8-10 March, 2011

Category — 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2067
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2067, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Rich color and sharp impression, huge margins all around, red grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,300.00)

525
950
2068
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2068, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Huge margins on fresh crisp paper, black grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem, a gorgeous stamp

525
375
Back to Top
2069
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2069, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Full to large margins, attractive color, clear impression, blue numeral "5" in oval Baltimore cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (VF-XF 85; SMQ $540.00 with ordinary cancel)

625
400
Back to Top
2070
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2070, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Gorgeous deep shade and sharp impression from an early printing, large margins, neat strike of blue Philadelphia integral-rate circular datestamp, Extremely Fine, ex Amonette

560
550
Back to Top
2071
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2071, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Large to huge margins, lovely color on fresh paper, light strike of blue cancel, Extremely Fine

560
400
Back to Top
2072
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2072, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Full margins, rich color, bold strike of red "5" numeral cancel, Very Fine and choice, a pretty stamp, with 2007 P.F. certificate

525
450
Back to Top
2073
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2073, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Huge margins, intense dark shade and proof-like impression, cancelled by two neat pen strokes, tiny scissor cut in bottom right margin well away from design, also tiny spot of blue ink at top right, Extremely Fine appearance

250
200
Back to Top
2074
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2074, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Large to clear margins, soft shade, neat strike of unusual blue 9-bar open grid cancel, Very Fine

560
0
Back to Top
2075
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2075, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Rich color, ample to large margins, blue cancel, Very Fine

560
325
Back to Top
2076
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2076, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Dark Brown (1a). Dark shade and detailed impression, small but balanced margins, bold strike of blue integral-rate circular datestamp, Fine

585
0
Back to Top
2077
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2077, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Ample to large margins, rich color, blue cancel, nearly Very Fine, with 2008 P.F. certificate (F-VF 75)

585
300
Back to Top
2078
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2078, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Dark Brown (1a). Full to clear margins, beautiful deep rich color and impression, blue "Paid" in oval" cancel of Philadelphia, Very Fine

635
325
Back to Top
2079
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2079, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Ample to large margins, rich color, neat red "5" integral-rate circular datestamp, tiny tear in margin at top, Very Fine appearance, with 2010 P.F. certificate

750
200
Back to Top
2080
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2080, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Three, two with blue grid cancels and one with red grid, clear margins on all, two with small flaws, Fine-Very Fine appearance

1,645
600
Back to Top
2081
 
Sale 1007, Lot 2081, 5c 1847 Issue (Scott 1)5c Red Brown (1). Horizontal pair showing vertically misaligned entries, large margins to just touching at lower right, grid cancels, Fine-Very Fine, the subject of misaligned entries was recently addressed by Wade Saadi in the August 2010 Chronicle, he surmises that the reason only five U.S. stamps prior to 1870 had framelines is because the siderographer had difficulty aligning the entries and, therefore, designs with ornamental frames produced a better appearance

1,150
425
Back to Top