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
320°
 
Sale 769, Lot 320, 1859-65 Numeral Issue (Scott 17)1863, 2c Dark Blue, Bluish (17). Plate 5-B, Ty. X, Pos. 10, large to huge margins, tied by black "Honolulu Hawaiian-Islands May 27" cds on large piece from the Rev. Bishop correspondence, brown gum stain (which could probably be removed entirely with minor treatment from a skilled restorer), otherwise Extremely Fine, there are no reported covers and only three pieces with this rare Numeral

4,000
4,750