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Sale 1162 — United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 25-26 July, 2017

Category — 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
521
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 521, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Blue (466), 5c Blue (466)5c Blue (466). Intense shade and impression, mathematically perfect centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine Gem, a superb stamp, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Gem 100; unpriced in SMQ above the grade of 98, SMQ $400.00 as 98), this is the highest grade awarded to a Scott 466 in any condition (Mint N.H., hinged or used) and it is shared by no others

70
325
522
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 522, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). In strip of three with two 2c, error and left 2c Mint N.H., right 2c lightly hinged, brilliant color, fresh and Fine, with 1995 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as Mint N.H. error

850
550
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523
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 523, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H. in pair with 2c (lightly hinged), brilliant color, fresh and Fine

850
550
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524
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 524, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Mint N.H., bright and fresh, Fine, with 1991 P.F. certificate

850
600
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525
nhbl
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 525, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)5c Carmine, Error (467), 5c Carmine, Error (467)5c Carmine, Error (467). Single error in Mint N.H. pane of 100, natural s.e. at top and left, plate nos. at right and bottom, brilliant color, choice centering, few perf separations in selvage at right, small h.r. on front of selvage at bottom, Very Fine, Scott Retail as two Mint N.H. plate blocks and the Mint N.H. error block of nine.

2,100
900
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526
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 526, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)10c Orange Yellow (472), 10c Orange Yellow (472)10c Orange Yellow (472). Mint N.H., choice margins and well-centered, Very Fine, with 1982 and 2003 P.F. certificates

230
180
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527
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 527, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)15c Gray (475), 15c Gray (475)15c Gray (475). Mint N.H., intense shade, well-centered, Extremely Fine, with 1998 P.F. certificate

400
475
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528
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 528, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A), 30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A)30c Orange Red, Perf 10 (476A). Mint N.H., position 46 from plate 6911, intense color on brilliant paper#

FRESH AND FINE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 30-CENT PERF 10 FRANKLIN ON UNWATERMARKED PAPER.

With 1984 P.F. certificate

4,500
3,750
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529
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 529, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Radiant color on bright paper, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, with 2009 P.S.E. certificate (VF-OGh, XF 85; SMQ $975.00)

900
550
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530
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 530, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)50c Light Violet (477), 50c Light Violet (477)50c Light Violet (477). Bright color, Very Fine, with 1987 P.F. certificate

900
550
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531
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 531, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$1.00 Violet Black (478), $1.00 Violet Black (478)$1.00 Violet Black (478). Lightly hinged, remarkably well-centered with wide even margins, deep shade and detailed proof-like impression on bright crisp paper

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE $1.00 FRANKLIN, SCOTT 478.

With 1990 P.F. and 2003 and 2014 P.S.E. certificates (OGph, Superb 98, SMQ $2,250.00). This is the highest grade awarded and only five others share it. Only two Mint N.H. copies have achieved this grade, which is the highest awarded in that category

625
1,400
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532
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 532, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$2.00 Dark Blue (479), $2.00 Dark Blue (479)$2.00 Dark Blue (479). Deep shade and sharp impression, wide margins, Extremely Fine, with 2010 P.S.E. certificate

210
210
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533
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 533, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480), $2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480)$2.00 Dark Blue, $5.00 Light Green (479-480). $2.00 hinged at top, $5.00 Mint N.H., both with outstanding centering and fresh colors, Extremely Fine, $2.00 with 2014 P.F. certificate (XF 90), $5.00 with 2014 P.S.A.G. certificate (90 ogNH)

585
600
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534
nh
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 534, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H., radiant color, detailed impression, choice centering with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate (XF 90 Jumbo; SMQ $900.00

375
600
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535
og
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 535, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Lightly hinged, gorgeous centering with Jumbo margins, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $650.00), this is the highest grade awarded in any category (used OG and NH) and it is the only example to achieve it

170
400
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536
nhbl
Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 536, 1916-17 Issues (Scott 462-480)$5.00 Light Green (480), $5.00 Light Green (480)$5.00 Light Green (480). Mint N.H. top plate no. 8016 block of six, radiant color, partly nibbed perf at left, still Very Fine, a scarce plate block

5,000
1,600
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