Sale 489 — 1976 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Wednesday, 31 March, 1976

Category — 1847 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
16
 
Sale 489, Lot 16, 1847 Issue5c Red Brown, Double Transfer, Ty. "D" (1). Margins all around, Huge at Sides. Pronounced doubling of upper left frame line & other Characteristics; Red Grid cancel, Very Fine, with P. F. Certificate. Brookman records only two examples, This third is from an original find & is the only one in Very Fine condition. The catalogue value of $800.00 obviously does not reflect the rarity of this greatly sought after variety

800
5,000