Lot 2585Hawaii, 1853, 13¢ dark red, thick white paper, full o.g., ample margins, rich color, Very Fine and attractive; with 2013 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 6 $750.
Lot 2586Hawaii, 1857, 5¢ blue, thin white paper, clear to large margins, bright color, in combination with U.S. 1851, 12¢ black, clear to large margins on cover to Robbinston, Me., tied by "San Francisco, Cal., Nov 16, 1860" cds, red "Honolulu, U.S. Postage Paid, Oct 27" cds (242.03) alongside, Extremely Fine, ex Golden; with 1962 and 2011 P.F. certificates.
Scott No. 8+U.S. 17 $10,000.
A WONDERFUL 1857 5¢ KAMEHAMEHA AND U.S. 1851 12¢ WASHINGTON ISSUE COMBINATION FRANKING COVER.
Carried on the American bark "Yankee", departing Honolulu on October 27th and arriving in San Francisco on November 12th. It was then sent overland on the Butterfield stage, departing San Francisco on November 16th.
Lot 2587 oHawaii, 1863, 1¢ black on grayish, plate 4-A, type X, position 10, manuscript cancel, clear to ample margins, small tear at bottom, otherwise F.-V.F.
Scott No. 15 $2,750.
Lot 2588 oHawaii, 1863, 2¢ black on grayish, plate 3-F, type VII, position 7, neat manuscript cancel, large even margins, Extremely Fine, a choice used Numeral; with 2012 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 16 $850.
Lot 2589Hawaii, 1863, 2¢ black on grayish, plate 3-D, type V, position 5, large margins, tied by oval "Collectors Office, Hilo Hawaii" handstamp (211) on 1860 folded letter sheet addressed to Levi Haalelea in Honolulu, some light file fold not affecting stamp, Extremely Fine, ex Admiral Harris and Golden; with 2011 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 16 Estimate $7,500 - 10,000.
AN EXCEPTIONAL ON COVER EXAMPLE OF THE 1863 2¢ NUMERAL ON GRAYISH PAPER TIED BY THE HILO "COLLECTORS OFFICE" HANDSTAMP.
Levi Haalelea was the son of Ha'alou, governor of Molokai under Kalaimoku. His mother was Kaipa (Kipa). Upon his marriage to Princess Kekauonohi (granddaughter of Kamehameha I) about 1848, perhaps, he was elevated to chief.
Lot 2590 ()Hawaii, 1864, 2¢ black, plate 5-C, type V, position 5, without gum, clear to ample margins, Fine.
Scott No. 20 $775.
Lot 2591 oHawaii, 1864, 2¢ black, plate 5-C, type VI, position 6, square grid and Honolulu town cancels, ample to large margins, Very Fine and attractive; with 2008 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 20 $1,500.
Lot 2592 ()Hawaii, 1865, 5¢ blue on blue, plate 9A, type X, position 2, without gum, ample to mostly large margins, bright and fresh, Very Fine to Extremely Fine; with 2013 P.F. Graded certificate (VF-XF 85).
Scott No. 21 $900.
Lot 2593Hawaii, 1865, 5¢ blue on blue, plate 12-A, type IX, position 1, full o.g., wide margins, deep color, Extremely Fine, a lovely original gum Numeral; with 2013 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 22 $575.
Lot 2594 oHawaii, 1865, 5¢ blue on blue, plate 12-A, position 7, type VIII, neat square grid cancel, large well balanced margins all around, bold color, Extremely Fine, a choice used Numeral; with 1998 and 2009 P.F. certificates.
Scott No. 22 $900.