Sale Number: 391
Sale Date: Tuesday, March 23, 1971
1971 Rarities of the World

1870-93 Bank Note Issues
Lot Sym. Lot Description Est/Cat Realized
76 og 3c Green, Imperforate (147c). Horiz. Pair, with bottom sheet margin, slight, even toning, Very Fine, signed S. A. (Spencer Anderson)

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450 475
77 c 24c Purple (153). Tied with Horiz. Pair 10c Brown (150) by Bold "Cross-Roads" cancel, all paying the double 22c rate to Lima, Peru; Neat Magenta "San Francisco, Cal. Paid" matching Bold "24"; All stamps Very Fine, A Choice and Handsome Showpiece (Image Magnifier)

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E. 200-250 625
78 ogbl 2c Vermilion, Imperforate (178a). Block of Twelve, Top Imprint and PI. No. 161, with P. F. Certificate which states "genuine .. with crease along the bottom stamps, a tear partly across the top margin and some natural paper creases". A Great Rarity, and Most Attractive. Catalogued as pairs

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6,000 4,000
79 og 7c Scarlet Vermilion, Special Printing (196). Brilliant Color, small thin at top, Fine appearance, Very scarce (Image Magnifier)

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1,600 650
80 bl 2c Green, Imperforate (213a). Block of Six, Large Margins, incl. left sheet margin, tied on piece by neat "Hoboken, N.J., Mar. 25, 1890" postmark, Very Fine and Rare (Image Magnifier)

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975 1,550
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