Sale 913 — 2006 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 May, 2006

Category — 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
581
 
Sale 913, Lot 581, 3c-5c 1857-60 Issue5c Indian Red (28A). Deep rich color in the unmistakable Indian Red shade, choice centering with vertical guideline and selvage at right, tied by "New Orleans La. Dec. 13, 1858" circular datestamp on small blue piece

VERY FINE FOR THIS DIFFICULT ISSUE. A STAMP OF REMARKABLE COLOR AND FRESHNESS.

The blue paper provides a striking background for the Indian Red color.

3,500
4,000