Sale 1075 — 2014 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Thursday, 26 June, 2014

Category — Postmasters Provisionals

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1020
ng
Sale 1075, Lot 1020, Postmasters ProvisionalsSt. Louis Mo., 10c Black on Greenish (11X2). Type II, Position 4, unused (no gum), margins mostly ample to large, clear top right corner, repaired large tear at bottom left, small margin tear at lower right

FINE APPEARING AND EXCEEDINGLY RARE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT ST. LOUIS PROVISIONAL ON GREENISH PAPER. THIS IS ONLY THE THIRD UNUSED EXAMPLE WE HAVE EVER OFFERED.

We have offered two other unused examples of the 10c on Greenish paper -- the incomparable original-gum corner-margin copy from the Frelinghuysen collection and the no-gum copy with top sheet margin in our 2012 Rarities sale (pre-printing creases).

With 2014 P.F. certificate

50,000
6,000