Sale 1040 — Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 26-28 March, 2013

Category — United States Possessions incl. Hawaii, 1851 Issue thru Numerals

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2294
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Sale 1040, Lot 2294, United States Possessions incl. Hawaii, 1851 Issue thru NumeralsHAWAII, 1864, 1c Black, Tete Beche (23b). Plate 8-A, Types IX-I (Westerberg Positions 10-2), original gum, h.r., large margins to clear, Type I thinned at left

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE ORIGINAL-GUM TETE-BECHE PAIR OF THE 1865 ONE-CENT NUMERAL ON LAID PAPER.

We have offered only two other tete-beche pairs plus three other larger multiples since our 1995 auction of the Honolulu Advertiser.

6,250
2,100