Lot 1713 PMarsden, T.W., 2¢ trial color large die proofs, two different on India, in black & green, stamp size (black with clipped corners), thin in green proof, otherwise Very Fine, a scarce pair.
Scott No. RS175TC1 $750.
Lot 1714 oMarsden, T.W., 2¢ blue, old paper, strong color, faults including restored portion at lower right and slight soiling, Fine appearance, a great Medicine issue rarity with only 11 examples recorded in the Aldrich census of which only 7 are reported to be in sound condition, an elusive issue missing from even the most advanced Match & Medicine collections.
Scott No. RS175a $11,500.
Lot 1715 PMarsden, T.W., 4¢ black, large die proof, on India mounted on card (110x35mm), fresh and Very Fine.
Scott No. RS176P1 $250.
Lot 1716 oMarsden, T.W., 4¢ black, old paper, deep color, couple nibbed perfs and small filled thin, F.-V.F. appearance, scarce.
Scott No. RS176a $525.