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Sale 1143 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, Featuring The Irwin Weinberg Inventory

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 16-18 November, 2016

Category — Afghanistan thru Argentina

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3633
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3633, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaAFGHANISTAN, 1873-1876, 1sh Black and 1sh Ocher (10, 44), AFGHANISTAN, 1873-1876, 1sh Black and 1sh Ocher (10, 44)AFGHANISTAN, 1873-1876, 1sh Black and 1sh Ocher (10, 44). Two 1870's covers, first is franked with three cut-round examples of the 1sh Black with a piece from each one either scuffed or removed as was customary to show "cancellation", lengthy bi-lingual address, the 1sh Ocher also cut round and cancelled by removal of a small piece, additional seal handstamp cancellation, both covers used in combination with India -1/2a Blue (31), the first cover is opened to show both sides and has some fairly small edge flaws and one internal fault, a rare pair of covers from this exotic area of classic philately, on original exhibition page, ex LeBow

E. 750-1,000
1,100
3634
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3634, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1858, 5c Red, Colon After "5" (1a), ARGENTINA, 1858, 5c Red, Colon After "5" (1a)ARGENTINA, 1858, 5c Red, Colon After "5" (1a). Full margins to just in at top, tied by blue "Franca" in oval cancel with matching "Correos del Parana 24 Ene 61" rimless datestamp on folded cover to Buenos Aires, file fold away from stamp, Very Fine, with 2015 Moorhouse certificate

E. 200-300
190
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3635
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3635, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1858, 10c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 5c (2f), ARGENTINA, 1858, 10c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 5c (2f)ARGENTINA, 1858, 10c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 5c (2f). Bottom right half, huge to full margins including part of adjoining stamp at bottom right, tied over cut by "Correo Nacional del Rosario" double oval cancel on folded cover to Tucuman, Very Fine, only three bisects are recorded with this cancel, signed Kneitchel, with 2010 del Mazo certificate

E. 750-1,000
500
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3636
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3636, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1858, 15c Blue (3), ARGENTINA, 1858, 15c Blue (3)ARGENTINA, 1858, 15c Blue (3). Huge to large margins, bold color and impression, tied by "Cordoba Franca" semi-circle handstamp on undated cover to Tucuman, cover slightly cleaned

VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY FINE 15-CENTAVOS FIRST ISSUE USED ON COVER.

With 2010 del Mazo (not mentioning cleaning) and 2016 Moorhouse certificates.

3,000
1,100
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3637
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3637, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1864, 10c Green, Clear Impression (9), ARGENTINA, 1864, 10c Green, Clear Impression (9)ARGENTINA, 1864, 10c Green, Clear Impression (9). Large margins to clear, deep rich color and impression, light circular datestamp, minute thin spot, otherwise Very Fine and scarce, ex Neal Allen, with 1960 and 1991 P.F. certificates

1,750
350
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3638
P
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3638, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1910 12c Congress Building, Proofs on Card and Stamp Paper (167P, 167aP), ARGENTINA, 1910 12c Congress Building, Proofs on Card and Stamp Paper (167P, 167aP)ARGENTINA, 1910 12c Congress Building, Proofs on Card and Stamp Paper (167P, 167aP). 312 in all neatly mounted on pages, wide variety of different color combinations of both vignette and frame in singles, pairs and/or blocks, some with partial or complete inscriptions, 171 are plate proofs on card incl. block of four with inverted center and 241 plate proofs on stamp paper incl. four complete sheets of 25, one sheet with some toning, otherwise mostly Very Fine

E. 2,000-3,000
1,100
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3639
og
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3639, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1930, 50p Insurgents (392), ARGENTINA, 1930, 50p Insurgents (392)ARGENTINA, 1930, 50p Insurgents (392). Single hinge mark, rich colors, Very Fine and choice

750
350
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3640
og
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3640, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1930, 50c Gray Black, Inverted Overprint (C21a), ARGENTINA, 1930, 50c Gray Black, Inverted Overprint (C21a)ARGENTINA, 1930, 50c Gray Black, Inverted Overprint (C21a). Lightly hinged, wide margins with near perfect centering, rich color, Extremely Fine, with 1989 P.F. certificate

475
190
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3641
og
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3641, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, 1930, 1p Slate Blue & Red, Air Post, Inverted Overprint (C22a), ARGENTINA, 1930, 1p Slate Blue & Red, Air Post, Inverted Overprint (C22a)ARGENTINA, 1930, 1p Slate Blue & Red, Air Post, Inverted Overprint (C22a). Lightly hinged, well-centered, Very Fine, only 50 printed

650
325
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3642
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3642, Afghanistan thru ArgentinaARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1862, 1p Rose (12), ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1862, 1p Rose (12)ARGENTINA, Buenos Aires, 1862, 1p Rose (12). Huge margins, over inking variety in the "N" of "Buenos", tied by dotted cancel and "Correos de Buenos Aires 14 Nov. 62" rimless circular datestamp on folded cover to San Pedro, cover with small hole on front and some edges with hinge reinforcement, Very Fine, signed Goebel

1,500
375
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