Lot 2671 o1871-72, Third Issue, 1¢-$20 Complete, complete set of the third issue revenues including R149 with manuscript cancel and R150 with blue face free cancels, most without cut cancels except R140, R143 and R145; some faults, F.-V.F.
Scott No. R134-R150 $1,976.
Lot 2672 oDocumentary, 1871, Third Issue, 2¢ orange & black, center inverted, exceptionally well centered with bright colors, complimentary blue herringbone cut cancel, fresh and Extremely Fine; with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. R135b $400.
A CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE 2¢ THIRD ISSUE REVENUE INVERT.
Lot 2673 oDocumentary, 1872, Third Issue, 30¢ orange & black, center inverted, circular cut cancels, unusually choice centering, rich colors, Extremely Fine, an exceptionally choice invert; with 1990 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. R140a $1,750 for cut cancel.
Lot 2674 oDocumentary, 1872, Third Issue, $10 green & black, manuscript cancel, exceptional centering amid uncommonly large and well balanced margins, deep rich colors, a Extremely Fine to Superb gem; with 2009 P.S.E. Graded certificate (XF-Sup 95).
Scott No. R149 $400.
WITHOUT QUESTION ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 1872 $10 THIRD REVENUE ISSUE.
Lot 2675 oDocumentary, 1874, Fourth Issue, 2¢ orange & black on green, center inverted, well centered, strong paper color, 1876 manuscript cancel, Very Fine; with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. R151a $750.