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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 — Puerto Rico thru Salvador

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3881
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3881, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorPUERTO RICO, Spanish Colonies (Cuba), 1855, -1/2p Blue Green (1), PUERTO RICO, Spanish Colonies (Cuba), 1855, -1/2p Blue Green (1)PUERTO RICO, Spanish Colonies (Cuba), 1855, -1/2p Blue Green (1). Ample to mostly large margins tied by fancy oval cancel on greenish 1856 folded letter to Lanman Kemp, New York, perfect strike of blue "Guayama, Puerto Rico, 1 Oct 56" double-circle datestamp, blue Admon Gral, Puerto Rico and Havana transit backstamps, carried by Spanish mail packet Valesco to Havana, then by American steamer Black Warrier, entered U.S. mails with "Steamship 10" due handstamp of New York

VERY FINE. A HANDSOME FIRST ISSUE COVER WHICH IS SELDOM FOUND IN THIS CHOICE CONDITION.

Illustrated in Wierenga (fig. 382). Ex Frajola

E. 1,500-2,000
2,300
3882
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3882, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorRUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1), RUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1)RUSSIA, 1857, 10k Brown & Blue (1). Large balanced margins, fresh color, neat straightline town cancel, Very Fine

775
250
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3883
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3883, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorRUSSIA, 1949, 1r Gray Black & Orange Brown, Lenin Mausoleum, Souvenir Sheet, Perforated and Imperforate (1327a, 1327a var), RUSSIA, 1949, 1r Gray Black & Orange Brown, Lenin Mausoleum, Souvenir Sheet, Perforated and Imperforate (1327a, 1327a var)RUSSIA, 1949, 1r Gray Black & Orange Brown, Lenin Mausoleum, Souvenir Sheet, Perforated and Imperforate (1327a, 1327a var). Both sheets, lightly hinged, fresh and Very Fine

1,575
750
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3884
og
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3884, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorRUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420), RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420)RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420). H.r., deep rich colors, Very Fine, Soviet Philatelic Association backstamp, Zagorsky $940.00

725
350
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3885
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3885, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorRUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420), RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420)RUSSIA, 1935, 1r on 10k Dark Brown, Air Post (C68; Zagorsky 420). Outstanding centering, tied to small piece by well-struck 1935 double-circle datestamp, Extremely Fine, signed Bloch, Zagorsky $640.00

525
250
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3886
nh
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3886, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorRYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17), RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17)RYUKYU ISLANDS, 1952, 100y on 2y Rose Violet (17). Mint N.H. with selvage at left, wide margins and well-centered, deep rich color, Very Fine

2,250
950
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3887
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3887, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorST. PIERRE & MIQUELON, 1885, 5c on 40c Vermilion on Straw (1; Yvert 5), ST. PIERRE & MIQUELON, 1885, 5c on 40c Vermilion on Straw (1; Yvert 5)ST. PIERRE & MIQUELON, 1885, 5c on 40c Vermilion on Straw (1; Yvert 5). Used with 5c on 1fr Bronze Green on Straw (6; Yvert 11), each with large balanced margins, cancelled by indistinct St. Pierre circular datestamp on postal card, addressed locally, Extremely Fine, the 10c correctly pays the postal card rate, ex Pratt

E. 750-1,000
850
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3888
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3888, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorSALVADOR, 1867, 1r Red (2), SALVADOR, 1867, 1r Red (2)SALVADOR, 1867, 1r Red (2). Horizontal pair, tied by blue "San Salvador, Salvador 13 Abril 1874" double-circle datestamp with additional strike at bottom left with date entered by hand on folded letter to Guatemala

VERY FINE. AN ATTRACTIVE AND RARE COVER WITH A PAIR OF THE ONE-REAL FIRST ISSUE.

With 1978 E. Diena and 2013 Moorhouse certificates.

E. 3,000-4,000
2,100
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3889
c
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3889, Puerto Rico thru SalvadorSALVADOR, 1867, 2r Green (3), SALVADOR, 1867, 2r Green (3)SALVADOR, 1867, 2r Green (3). Tied by manuscript pen stroke on 1873 cover to Paris, France, mailed via the British Post Office in Panama with three-line Panama May 13 datestamp, "GB 1f90c" accountancy mark, "15" handstamp arrival rating, Calais transit and Paris arrival

VERY FINE. A SCARCE USE OF THE SALVADOR 1867 2-REALES ON COVER TO FRANCE.

Ex Hahn. With 1998 Eichele and 2016 Moorhouse certificates.

E. 1,500-2,000
800
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