Sale 767 — 1995 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Monday, 5 June, 1995

Category — 1851-56 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
92°
c
Sale 767, Lot 92, 1851-56 Issue10c Green, Ty. IV (16). Pos. 65L1, recut at top, large to huge margins, deep rich color, tied by "New Orleans La. Jul. 1" cds on 1856 folded letter to Paris, France, red "New-York Br. Pkt. Jul. 9" cds, black Calais transit cds, ms. due, British and French receiving backstamps, blue merchant's oval hs, light wrinkles in lettersheet and few breaks in inked lines, still Extremely Fine, choice example of the scarce recut stamp used to pay 10c British Open Mail rate to France

E. 2,500-3,500
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