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

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

Category — 5c-10c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 27-35)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
70
 
Sale 1096, Lot 70, 5c-10c 1857-60 Issue (Scott 27-35)5c Orange Brown, Ty. II (30). Near perfect centering with perfs well clear of design all around, gorgeous rich color, neat strike of New York City open grid cancel

EXTREMELY FINE. A SUPERB EXAMPLE OF THE 1861 5-CENT TYPE II ORANGE BROWN, WHICH IS RARELY SEEN IN SUCH CHOICE USED CONDITION.

The Orange Brown was issued just before the 1857-61 Issue was demonetized, and thus is very scarce in used condition.

With 1997 P.F. certificate

1,400
1,500