Sale 1096 — The Robert R. Hall Collection of Outstanding United States Stamps

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 28-30 April, 2015

Category — 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 69-78c)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
139
ogbl
Sale 1096, Lot 139, 1861-66 Issue, cont. (Scott 69-78c)90c Blue (72). Block of four, original gum, intense shade and proof-like impression, top right stamp light diagonal bend not noted on certificate

FINE-VERY FINE. A RARE ORIGINAL-GUM BLOCK OF FOUR OF THE 90-CENT 1861 ISSUE.

Less than ten blocks of four are recorded. Most tend to be centered to left. A block of eight was offered in the Caspary sale, with similar centering, and this may have come from the same sheet.

With 1983 P.F. certificate.

32,500
5,000