Sale 777 — 1996 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Tuesday, 21 May, 1996

Category — 1851-56 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
41
 
Sale 777, Lot 41, 1851-56 Issue1c Blue, Ty. Ib-Ib-II (5A-5A-7). Horizontal strip of three, Pos. 8-10R1e, mostly full to large margins except touching left plume in Pos. 8, bright Plate 1 Early color and cancelled by twin strikes of blue "Cincinnati O. Jun. 16" (1852) datestamps, two faint vertical creases in center stamp, corner crease entirely in T.R. margin of Ty. II, Very Fine appearance, an extremely rare multiple of the Type Ib stamp, with 1977 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for single stamps only

10,630
7,500