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
161°
c
Sale Number 769, Lot Number 161, 1857-89 Kamehameha III Issues (Scott 8-11)1868, 2c Carmine, 5c Blue, 13c Orange Red, Re-Issues and Reprints (10, 11, 51), 1868, 2c Carmine, 5c Blue, 13c Orange Red, Re-Issues and Reprints (10, 11, 51)1868, 2c Carmine, 5c Blue, 13c Orange Red, Re-Issues and Reprints (10, 11, 51). Each with large margins, tied by "Honolulu H.I. May 25, 11 AM, 1891" duplex ds and oval on registered cover to San Francisco, bright red S.F. registry ds in four lines, Very Fine, though collector-inspired, this is an extremely rare franking with stamps that were accepted for postage in 1891, akin to the philatelic covers bearing U.S. 1869 Re-Issues, ex Seybold (acquired from N.E. Stamp Co., 1901), Adm. Harris, Lee, Van Dyke

E. 1,000-1,500
3,500