Lot 1668 ERevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 25¢ Certificate essay. On india, 5 in colors brown, salmon red, blue, green and yellow buff, brown position 2, others position 1, large even margins, fresh, blue essay with minor facial rub, otherwise Very Fine, a rare set of essays. Turner No. 6-Bab.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1669 ERevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, $200 U.S.I.R. black and blue green essay. O.g., heavy hinge remnants, rich color, fresh, Very Fine, very scarce. Turner No. 10b.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1670 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Express, imperf. Block of 4, manuscript cancels, large margins and strong color, small tear at left and right affecting bottom pair, Very Fine.
Scott No. R1a $500.
Lot 1671 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Express, part perf. Vertical pair, sharp circular handstamp cancel, bright vivid color, F.-V.F., a striking pair.
Scott No. R1b $150.
Lot 1672 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Express, part perf. Top margin strip of 5, manuscript cancel, beautifully centered with large margin at bottom, strong color, Extremely Fine and choice.
Scott No. R1b $340 for pairs and single.
Lot 1673 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Playing Cards, perf'd. Block of 4, circular handstamp cancels, strong color, Fine and scarce, especially so in sound condition.
Scott No. R2c $825.
Lot 1674 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Proprietary, part perf. Circular handstamp cancel, warm shade, Fine.
Scott No. R3b $225.
Lot 1675 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Telegraph, imperf. Neat manuscript cancel, ample to large margins, bright color, Very Fine.
Scott No. R4a $525.
Lot 1676 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 1¢ Telegraph, imperf. Manuscript cancel, ample to large margins, two tiny thins at top, otherwise Very Fine; with 2005 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott No. R4a $525.
Lot 1677 oRevenue, 1862-71 First Issue, 2¢ Bank Check, blue, imperf, double transfer. 7 stamps on display page; 2¢ blue & orange perf'd, 2¢ blue part perf vertical (on piece), horiz and imperf, all showing prominent double transfer at bottom, additional 2¢ blue and orange perf'd showing 2nd state attempt to repair entry, F.-V.F.
Scott No. R5a//R6c $690.