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Sale 1079 — The George A. Schwenk Collection of Newspapers & Periodicals

Sale Date — Thursday, 18 September, 2014

Category — 1875 Issue Used

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2084
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2084, 1875 Issue Used2c-96c 1875 Issue (PR9-PR14, PR20, PR23), 2c-96c 1875 Issue (PR9-PR14, PR20, PR23)2c-96c 1875 Issue (PR9-PR14, PR20, PR23). Used, incl. additional 6c and 9c and block of four of 4c, 6c with purple "Lockport" straightline handstamp, few other cancels incl. target and handstamp, few brushstroke, mostly Fine-Very Fine, block, 6c, 8c and one 9c with certificates

2,115
1,300
2085
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2085, 1875 Issue Used10c Black, 1875 Issue (PR15), 10c Black, 1875 Issue (PR15)10c Black, 1875 Issue (PR15). Bright shade, unusual cork cancel, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2007 P.F. certificate

150
800
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2086
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2086, 1875 Issue Used12c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR16), 12c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR16)12c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR16). Bright color, bold target and circular datestamp cancels, Very Fine and choice, with 2004 P.F. certificate

275
70
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2087
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2087, 1875 Issue Used24c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR17), 24c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR17)24c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR17). Radiant color, black cancel, Very Fine, scarce used, with 2001 P.S.E. certificate

E. 150-200
80
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2088
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2088, 1875 Issue Used36c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR18), 36c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR18)36c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR18). Deep shade, blue brushstroke cancel at right leaves entire design clearly visible, fresh and Very Fine, a pretty used example of this issue, with 2006 P.F. certificate

275
110
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2089
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2089, 1875 Issue Used48c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR19), 48c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR19)48c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR19). Vibrant color, single penstroke cancel, corner crease at bottom right, Very Fine appearance

400
140
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2090
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2090, 1875 Issue Used72c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR21), 72c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR21)72c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR21). Rich color, handstamped cork cancel, small thin spot at bottom and small tear at upper left, Very Fine appearance, blue crayon "100" on back

750
110
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2091
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2091, 1875 Issue Used84c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR22), 84c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR22)84c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR22). Rich color, criss-crossing penstroke cancel, Fine and attractive

375
100
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2092
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2092, 1875 Issue Used96c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR23), 96c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR23)96c Rose, 1875 Issue (PR23). Bright shade, bold handstamp cancel, two perf tips added at bottom, Very Fine appearance, with 2013 Weiss certificate

850
225
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2093
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2093, 1875 Issue Used$1.92 Dark Brown, 1875 Issue (PR24), $1.92 Dark Brown, 1875 Issue (PR24)$1.92 Dark Brown, 1875 Issue (PR24). Deep rich color nicely complemented by blue brushstroke cancel, Very Fine and attractive, with 2004 P.F. certificate

650
350
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2094
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2094, 1875 Issue Used$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25), $3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25)$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25). Blue brush stroke cancels, brilliant color, vivid impression on pristine paper, Very Fine and handsome, ex Golden Oak, with 1999 P.F. certificate

1,000
650
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2095
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2095, 1875 Issue Used$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25), $3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25)$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25). Vivid color nicely complemented by blue brushstroke cancel which leaves entire design clearly visible, Very Fine, small blue backstamp

1,000
425
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2096
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2096, 1875 Issue Used$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25), $3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25)$3.00 Vermilion, 1875 Issue (PR25). Vibrant color, neat blue brushstroke cancel at upper right leaves entire design clearly visible, Very Fine, with 2003 P.F. certificate

1,000
350
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2097
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2097, 1875 Issue Used$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26), $6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26)$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26). Blue brush stroke cancel, bright color on fresh paper, well-centered

VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL USED EXAMPLE OF THE $6.00 1875 CONTINENTAL NEWSPAPER ISSUE.

Ex Golden Oak. With 1991 and 2003 P.F. certificates

1,250
1,700
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2098
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2098, 1875 Issue Used$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26), $6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26)$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26). Wonderful color on crisp paper, blue brushstroke cancel at right, Very Fine, scarce used example of this high-value 1875 Newspaper issue

1,250
1,100
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2099
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2099, 1875 Issue Used$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26), $6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26)$6.00 Ultramarine, 1875 Issue (PR26). Rich color, blue brushstroke cancel, two short perfs at right, otherwise Fine, with 2006 P.S.E. certificate

1,250
200
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2100
 
Sale Number 1079, Lot Number 2100, 1875 Issue Used$60.00 Violet, 1875 Issue (PR32), $60.00 Violet, 1875 Issue (PR32)$60.00 Violet, 1875 Issue (PR32). Rich color, neat strikes of quartered cork cancel, tiny tear at top, reperfed at top and bottom, Very Fine appearance, with 2003 P.F. certificate, unpriced in Scott with handstamp cancel

1,750
850
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