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Sale 1163 — The Clipper City Collection of Superb U.S. Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday, 19 September, 2017

Category — 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
323
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 323, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)1c Green (424), 1c Green (424)1c Green (424). Mint N.H., Jumbo margins and precise centering, rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $400.00), only three have been graded higher (all at 100)

5
425
324
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 324, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)3c Deep Violet, Pink Back (426 var), 3c Deep Violet, Pink Back (426 var)3c Deep Violet, Pink Back (426 var). Mint N.H., vivid Pink Back, wide and exceptionally well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $950.00 as normal)

32
600
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325
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 325, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)5c Blue (428), 5c Blue (428)5c Blue (428). Mint N.H., rich color, wide margins and choice centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $600.00)

75
350
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326
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 326, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)6c Red Orange (429), 6c Red Orange (429)6c Red Orange (429). Mint N.H., striking Jumbo margins and perfectly centered, bright pastel color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95 Jumbo; SMQ $1,100.00)

105
850
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327
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 327, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)7c Black (430), 7c Black (430)7c Black (430). Mint N.H., intense shade and impression, wide and balanced margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,350.00), only four have graded higher

200
850
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328
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 328, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)8c Pale Olive Green (431), 8c Pale Olive Green (431)8c Pale Olive Green (431). Mint N.H., pretty pastel color, razor sharp impression, beautiful centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, ex Merlin, with 1990 P.F. and 2006 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $650.00)

82
375
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329
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 329, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)9c Salmon Red (432), 9c Salmon Red (432)9c Salmon Red (432). Mint N.H., vibrant color, wide margins and outstanding centering, Extremely Fine Gem, with 1996 P.F. and 2013 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $750.00)

105
850
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330
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 330, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)10c Orange Yellow (433), 10c Orange Yellow (433)10c Orange Yellow (433). Mint N.H., wide balanced margins, vibrant color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $750.00)

105
500
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331
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 331, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)11c Dark Green (434), 11c Dark Green (434)11c Dark Green (434). Mint N.H., deep rich color on bright white paper, beautifully balanced wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, superb in every respect, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate (Superb 98; SMQ $1,150.00), only four examples have graded higher

55
700
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332
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 332, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)12c Claret Brown (435), 12c Claret Brown (435)12c Claret Brown (435). Mint N.H., wide margins and choice centering, deep rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2008 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $475.00)

60
350
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333
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 333, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)12c Copper Red (435a), 12c Copper Red (435a)12c Copper Red (435a). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, magnificent centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2015 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $675.00), only one has graded higher (at 95J) and only five others share this grade

72
500
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334
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 334, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)15c Gray (437), 15c Gray (437)15c Gray (437). Mint N.H., radiant color, choice centering, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2002 P.F. and 2009 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $1,700.00)

280
1,200
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335
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 335, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)20c Ultramarine (438), 20c Ultramarine (438)20c Ultramarine (438). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, well-balanced margins

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF SCOTT 438.

With 2004 P.F., 2004 and 2010 P.S.E. certificates (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $2,500.00). Nine have graded higher (one 95J, seven 98 and one 100). Despite these relatively high Population Report numbers it is difficult to obtain in higher grades -- the highest grade we have offered in our auctions is a 95

430
1,900
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336
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 336, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)30c Orange Red (439), 30c Orange Red (439)30c Orange Red (439). Mint N.H., brilliant color on bright paper, extra wide margins, fresh and Extremely Fine, ex Dr. Killien, with 1984, 1996 and 2015 P.F. certificates (XF 90 XQ), with 2006 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90; SMQ $1,050.00)

500
850
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337
nh
Sale Number 1163, Lot Number 337, 1913-15 Washington-Franklin Issues (Scott 424-440)50c Violet (440), 50c Violet (440)50c Violet (440). Mint N.H., bright color, outstanding centering

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A BEAUTIFUL MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 50-CENT PERF 10 WATERMARKED FRANKLIN, SCOTT 440.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $5,250.00).

1,050
3,000
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