Sale 769 — The Honolulu Advertiser Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 7 November, 1995

Category — 1857-89 Kamehameha III Issues (Scott 8-11)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
126°
c
Sale 769, Lot 126, 1857-89 Kamehameha III Issues (Scott 8-11)1857, 5c Blue, Thin White Wove (8). Large to huge margins incl. left sheet margin, used with United States 1861 12c Black (69), few toned perf tips, red "Honolulu U.S. Postage Paid May 24" large cds, "San Francisco Cal. Jun. 14, 1862" double-circle ds, single strike of coghweel cancel ties both stamps on cover to Woodburn, Ill., Sturges correspondence, carried on the Comet (cleared May 24, arrived Jun. 11), neatly docketed, Extremely Fine, a very rare mixed franking in exceptionally choice quality, ex Gibson, Harris, Middendorf, Ishikawa, signed Ashbrook, with 1981 P.F. certificate

E. 7,500-10,000
15,000