Lot 1895Liberia, 1893, 2¢-40¢ Postage Dues complete, imperforate, bottom left corner margin blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, each with rich colors, fresh and pristine, Very Fine and choice, a very rare complete matching multiple set.
Scott No. J3-J9 vars. Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1896Liberia, 1892, 1¢//32¢ Officials, additional "O.S." overprints, the complete set of 8 values, o.g., hinge remnants, rich colors, an F.-V.F. set, rare with only one sheet of each printed (von Saleski #O1a-O3a, O5a-O9a); each signed Bloch, with 1983 Friedl certificate.
Scott No. O1-O3, O5-O9 vars. Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1897Liberia, 1894, 5¢ Commerce Official, trial color specimen, in green and red brown, miniature sheet of 8, o.g., never hinged, each with Waterlow & Sons Ltd. imprint and security punch hole, Very Fine.
Scott No. O26TC Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1898 oLiberia, 1901-02, 1¢ lilac rose Official, "Ordinary" handstamp (type I Buchanan handstamp), block of 10, neat 1902 Buchanan town cancels, nicely centered throughout, some light oxidization, Very Fine, quite certainly one of - if not the largest known multiple of the 1¢ Lilac Rose "Ordinary" issue, ex-Cockrill, Fosdyke Ray; signed Bloch.
Scott No. unlisted Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Lot 1899Liberia, 1909, 75¢ purple & black Official, "O.S." omitted and center inverted, block of 4, o.g., never hinged, deep rich color, fresh and F.-V.F., a very rare high value Official variety multiple.
Scott No. O68 var. Estimate $200 - 300.