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Sale 1049 — The World Traveler Collection

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 26-27 June, 2013

Category — Mexico

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1991
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1991, Mexico MEXICO, 1856, -1/2r Blue, Without Overprint (1b), MEXICO, 1856, -1/2r Blue, Without Overprint (1b)MEXICO, 1856, -1/2r Blue, Without Overprint (1b). Block of twelve (6x2), large to huge margins, bold color, lightly hinged in top left and top right pairs, bottom row and top middle pair are Mint N.H., two stamps with trivial thins and central vertical fold between stamps, Very Fine and attractive, with 2003 MEPSI certificate, Scott Retail as hinged singles

540
650
1992
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1992, Mexico MEXICO, 1861, -1/2r Black on Buff, "Queretaro" Ovpt. (6), MEXICO, 1861, -1/2r Black on Buff, "Queretaro" Ovpt. (6)MEXICO, 1861, -1/2r Black on Buff, "Queretaro" Ovpt. (6). Block of twelve (6x2), large margins and with sheet margin at left and right, original gum affected by paper adhesions, central vertical fold effecting affecting two stamps, Very Fine appearing, with 2003 MEPSI certificate, Scott Retail as singles

600
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1993
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1993, Mexico MEXICO, 1866, 7c Lilac Gray, San Luis Potosi, Without District and "74. 1866" Ovpt. (26), MEXICO, 1866, 7c Lilac Gray, San Luis Potosi, Without District and "74. 1866" Ovpt. (26)MEXICO, 1866, 7c Lilac Gray, San Luis Potosi, Without District and "74. 1866" Ovpt. (26). Block of 24 (4x6), margins full to clear all around, some h.r. with fifteen stamps Mint N.H., two light thins from hinge removal and a few folds affecting about half the stamps, Fine, an impressive multiple, with 1994 MEPSI certificate, Scott Retail as hinged singles

1,560
0
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1994
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1994, Mexico MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "C. Victoria" and "29 71" Ovpt. (71), MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "C. Victoria" and "29 71" Ovpt. (71)MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "C. Victoria" and "29 71" Ovpt. (71). H.r., large margins to clear at right, strong impression, Very Fine, with 1986 MEPSI certificate

650
325
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1995
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1995, Mexico MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (76), MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (76)MEXICO, 1872, 6c Black on Buff, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (76). Part original gum, margins large to clear, Fine, a very scarce stamp to find unused, with 1996 MEPSI certificate, Scott Retail for used

750
350
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1996
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1996, Mexico MEXICO, 1872, 6c Green, "C. Victoria" and "2 72" Ovpt. (87), MEXICO, 1872, 6c Green, "C. Victoria" and "2 72" Ovpt. (87)MEXICO, 1872, 6c Green, "C. Victoria" and "2 72" Ovpt. (87). Unused (no gum), bright color, s.e. at top, Fine, with 2011 MEPSI certificate

2,500
400
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1997
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1997, Mexico MEXICO, 1872, 50c Yellow, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (90), MEXICO, 1872, 50c Yellow, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (90)MEXICO, 1872, 50c Yellow, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (90). Tied to small piece by indistinct cancel, fresh and Very Fine, with 2011 MEPSI certificate

950
300
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1998
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1998, Mexico MEXICO, 1872, 100c Gray Lilac, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (92), MEXICO, 1872, 100c Gray Lilac, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (92)MEXICO, 1872, 100c Gray Lilac, "Mexico" and "1 72" Ovpt. (92). Light cancel, Fine and scarce, with 2011 Sismondo certificate

1,200
400
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1999
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1999, Mexico MEXICO, 1875-77, 100c Carmine, "Zacatecas" and "280" Ovpt. (116), MEXICO, 1875-77, 100c Carmine, "Zacatecas" and "280" Ovpt. (116)MEXICO, 1875-77, 100c Carmine, "Zacatecas" and "280" Ovpt. (116). Horizontal pair, two strikes of a blue grid cancel and boxed "Franco" handstamp, well-centered, rich color, Extremely Fine and particularly attractive, signed Shelton and with 1998 MEPSI certificate

800
0
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2000
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2000, Mexico MEXICO, 1892, 5p Carmine (228), MEXICO, 1892, 5p Carmine (228)MEXICO, 1892, 5p Carmine (228). Lightly struck blue cancel, well-centered, intensely rich colors, Very Fine, seldom found in such choice condition, with 1996 MEPSI certificate

900
650
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2001
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2001, Mexico MEXICO, 1892, 10p Carmine (229), MEXICO, 1892, 10p Carmine (229)MEXICO, 1892, 10p Carmine (229). H.r., fresh rich color, s.e. at left, Fine, an scarce original gum example of this stamp, signed Champion, Bloch and with 1973 Friedl certificate

1,900
650
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2002
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2002, Mexico MEXICO, 1892, 5p Blue Green (230), MEXICO, 1892, 5p Blue Green (230)MEXICO, 1892, 5p Blue Green (230). Light oval cancel, deep rich color, shallow thin, Fine, with clear 1948 P.F. certificate

1,200
250
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2003
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2003, Mexico MEXICO, 1896-97, 5p Scarlet (267), MEXICO, 1896-97, 5p Scarlet (267)MEXICO, 1896-97, 5p Scarlet (267). Small h.r., brilliant color, quite fresh, Fine, with 2002 MEPSI certificate

800
250
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2004
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2004, Mexico MEXICO, 1896-97, 10p Deep Blue (268), MEXICO, 1896-97, 10p Deep Blue (268)MEXICO, 1896-97, 10p Deep Blue (268). Well struck circular datestamp, exceedingly well-centered, proof-like color and impression, Very Fine and choice, a desirable example of this high value, with 1994 MEPSI certificate

525
450
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2005
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2005, Mexico MEXICO, 1913, 5c Black & Red, Without Embossing and Colorless Roulette (338), MEXICO, 1913, 5c Black & Red, Without Embossing and Colorless Roulette (338)MEXICO, 1913, 5c Black & Red, Without Embossing and Colorless Roulette (338). Without gum as issued, well-margined, fresh and Very Fine, with 1995 MEPSI certificate

750
250
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2006
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2006, Mexico MEXICO, 1914, 1c Deep Blue, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (362), MEXICO, 1914, 1c Deep Blue, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (362)MEXICO, 1914, 1c Deep Blue, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (362). Block of four, unusually well-centered, bold fresh color, top pair with barest trace of a hinge, bottom pair Mint N.H., Very Fine and particularly choice, with 1994 MEPSI certificate, Scott catalogue notes "values are for stamps with design close to, or just touching, the perfs", each example in this block are well clear of the perfs, Scott Retail as singles

1,900
0
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2007
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2007, Mexico MEXICO, 1914, 50c Claret, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (368), MEXICO, 1914, 50c Claret, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (368)MEXICO, 1914, 50c Claret, "Victoria de Torreon" Ovpt. (368). Tied on piece by "Ciudad Juarez 21.ABR" circular datestamp with duplex alongside, well-centered for this, deep rich color

VERY FINE AND RARE. AN ELUSIVE HIGH- DENOMINATION STAMP AND ONE OF THE MAJOR RARITIES OF ALL THE CIVIL WAR ISSUES OF MEXICO.

Signed Bloch. Scott catalogue notes "values are for stamps with design close to, or just touching, the perfs"

3,500
2,100
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2008
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2008, Mexico MEXICO, 1914, 20c Rose & Dark Blue, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt. (422), MEXICO, 1914, 20c Rose & Dark Blue, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt. (422)MEXICO, 1914, 20c Rose & Dark Blue, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt. (422). Rich colors, second class circular datestamps, Very Fine and scarce, with 1993 MEPSI certificate

500
250
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2009
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2009, Mexico MEXICO, 1916, 60c on 2c Green, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt., Barril Surcharge (585), MEXICO, 1916, 60c on 2c Green, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt., Barril Surcharge (585)MEXICO, 1916, 60c on 2c Green, "Gobierno Constitucionalista" Ovpt., Barril Surcharge (585). Lightly hinged, beautifully centered, rich color, Extremely Fine, with 1994 MEPSI certificate

650
225
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2010
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2010, Mexico MEXICO, 1936, 10c Brown Lake (727A), MEXICO, 1936, 10c Brown Lake (727A)MEXICO, 1936, 10c Brown Lake (727A). Light cancel, well-centered, Very Fine, a most elusive stamp, signed Bloch and with 1995 MEPSI certificate

650
200
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2011
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2011, Mexico MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart Overprint (C74), MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart Overprint (C74)MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart Overprint (C74). H.r., well-centered, detailed impression, bright color, vertical crease, Very Fine appearance, only 300 printed, with 2001 MEPSI certificate

3,250
700
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2012
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2012, Mexico MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart, with "Muestra" Overprint (C74S), MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart, with "Muestra" Overprint (C74S)MEXICO, 1935, 20c Lake, Amelia Earhart, with "Muestra" Overprint (C74S). Lightly hinged, Fine

E. 300-400
225
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2013
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2013, Mexico MEXICO, 1939, 20c "Sarabia" Ovpt. (C93A), MEXICO, 1939, 20c "Sarabia" Ovpt. (C93A)MEXICO, 1939, 20c "Sarabia" Ovpt. (C93A). Mint N.H, fresh bright colors, Very Fine and choice example, with 2001 MEPSI certificate

800
0
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2014
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2014, Mexico MEXICO, 1975-76, 60c Yellow Green, Air Post (C471A), MEXICO, 1975-76, 60c Yellow Green, Air Post (C471A)MEXICO, 1975-76, 60c Yellow Green, Air Post (C471A). Mint N.H., pristine condition, brilliant color, Very Fine, a modern rarity from Mexico of which only two panes of 50 were discovered, with 1995 MEPSI certificate

1,200
325
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2015
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2015, Mexico MEXICO, 1895, 10p Deep Blue, Official (O22), MEXICO, 1895, 10p Deep Blue, Official (O22)MEXICO, 1895, 10p Deep Blue, Official (O22). With circular datestamp, bold color, Fine, a scarce high value, with 2001 MEPSI certificate

500
140
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2016
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2016, Mexico MEXICO, 1895, 50c Purple, Official (O29A), MEXICO, 1895, 50c Purple, Official (O29A)MEXICO, 1895, 50c Purple, Official (O29A). Light datestamp, well-centered, small corner crease, Very Fine, with clear 1981 MEPSI certificate

650
225
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2017
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2017, Mexico MEXICO, 1916, 5p Carmine & Black, Official (O112), MEXICO, 1916, 5p Carmine & Black, Official (O112)MEXICO, 1916, 5p Carmine & Black, Official (O112). H.r., excellent centering, rich colors

VERY FINE. ONE OF THE RAREST MEXICAN OFFICIAL STAMPS. ONLY A VERY SMALL NUMBER ARE KNOWN TO EXIST.

With 1998 MEPSI certificate.

3,250
1,500
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2018
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2018, Mexico MEXICO, 1918, 5p Green & Black, Official (O123), MEXICO, 1918, 5p Green & Black, Official (O123)MEXICO, 1918, 5p Green & Black, Official (O123). Mint N.H., bright fresh colors, Very Fine, signed Shelton and with 1998 MEPSI certificate, Scott Retail for hinged

575
325
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2019
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2019, Mexico MEXICO, 1930, 5p Green & Black, Official (O154), MEXICO, 1930, 5p Green & Black, Official (O154)MEXICO, 1930, 5p Green & Black, Official (O154). Light cancel, well-centered, bright colors, Very Fine, with 1997 MEPSI certificate

375
300
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2020
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2020, Mexico MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, "Medio" r Black on White (1), MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, "Medio" r Black on White (1)MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, "Medio" r Black on White (1). Horizontal pair on piece, tied by single strike of oval handstamp, large margins all around, part of the envelope overlaps the stamp at left, Very Fine and attractive, with 1994 MEPSI certificate

500
160
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2021
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 2021, Mexico MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, 4r Black on Rose, Half Used as 2r (7a), MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, 4r Black on Rose, Half Used as 2r (7a)MEXICO, GUADALAJARA, 1867, 4r Black on Rose, Half Used as 2r (7a). Tied by C. Guzman circle cancel on 1867 local folded cover, Very Fine, a scarce bisect use, with 2003 MEPSI certificate

500
400
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