Sale 1094 — The Curtis Collection: Back of Book and Possessions
Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 March, 2015
Category — United States Possessions: Cuba, Danish West Indies
FINE-VERY FINE. A REMARKABLE SET OF THE RARE CUBA SPECIAL PRINTINGS, PREPARED FOR POST OFFICE EXHIBITS AND RELEASED IN VERY SMALL QUANTITIES THROUGH J. M. BARTELS. THIS GROUP MIGHT BE THE ONLY GROUP STILL REMAINING ON BARTELS AUCTION PAGES.
FRESH AND FINE EXAMPLE OF THE CUBA 10-CENT ON 10-CENT TYPE II SPECIAL PRINTING.
In March 1900 one pane of each denomination was prepared for the Paris and Pan-American Expositions. For the 10c the Type II design was used, and it is only known as a Special Printing.
Signed Bloch. With 1972 P.F. certificate
EXTREMELY FINE. A SUPERB PLATE NUMBER BLOCK OF THE CUBA 10-CENT ON 10-CENT SPECIAL DELIVERY.
Ex Drucker and Pounder.