Sale 769 — The Honolulu Advertiser Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday, 7 November, 1995

Category — 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 17)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
316°
 
Sale 769, Lot 316, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 17)1863, 2c Dark Blue, Bluish (17). Plate 5-B, Ty. VII, Pos. 7, raised "I" in "INTER" variety, canceled by San Francisco cogwheel, very unusual on this stamp, which was normally used for the inter-island rate and not on U.S.-bound mail, toning visible mainly on back, tear and nicked at upper left, otherwise Very Fine, unusual both for the cancel and variety

4,000
2,200