Sale 1242 — The Gordon Eubanks Collection: United States 1851 to 1856 Imperforate Issue

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 12-13 October, 2021

Category — Twelve-Cent: Off-Cover (Scott 17)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
419
bl
Sale 1242, Lot 419, Twelve-Cent: Off-Cover (Scott 17)12c Black (17). Positions 81-84/91-94R1, horizontal block of eight, large margins all around to just into frameline at lower right of Position 94, cancelled by lightly struck Philadelphia circular datestamp, fresh in every respect

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL AND RARE USED BLOCK OF EIGHT OF THE 12-CENT 1851 ISSUE. ONE OF THE LARGEST AND FINEST USED MULTIPLES EXTANT.

Ex Caspary, Dick, B. D. Phillips and Bechtel. From our 1993 Rarities sale. Scott value $11,000.00 as two blocks of four

E. 4,000-5,000
10,500