Sale 973 — 2009 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 13 June, 2009

Category — 1861-66 Issue

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
75
c
Sale 973, Lot 75, 1861-66 Issue10c Yellow Green (68). Rich color, tied by circle of wedges, "New York Sep. 20" circular datestamp on 1867 folded letter to Demerara, British Guiana, clear "St. Thomas SP 30, 1867" and Georgetown backstamps, ms. "4" crossed out and re-rated "5", sender's instructions "pr Brazilian Str. Guiding Star", vertical file folds do not affect stamp, Very Fine, extremely rare use to British Guiana, our computerized records contain only one other, with two 5c stamps, offered in our Sevenoaks sale in 2000, and we are aware of another 10c cover

E. 2,000-3,000
1,500