Sale 878 — 2004 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 12 June, 2004

Category — 1922-26 and Later Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
530
 
Sale 878, Lot 530, 1922-26 and Later Issues25c Yellow Green, Perf 10 at Left (568c). Deep rich color, neat "Boston Mass." parcel post roller cancel, faint creasing at left

FINE APPEARANCE. ONLY THREE USED EXAMPLES OF THE 25-CENT PERF 10 AT ONE SIDE PERFORATION VARIETY ARE KNOWN TO US.

The three copies known to us are 1) "1" numeral cancel, faint corner crease at top right and tiny pinhole, ex Twigg-Smith (Siegel Sale 835, realized $10,500); 2) s.e. at bottom, perfs in at left, offered in a May 2001 Stamp King auction; and 3) the example offered here.

11,000
9,000