Lot 10001851, 1¢ blue, type Ib, position 9R1e, large margins all around, pretty pastel shade, cancelled by light manuscript "X"; faint toning and repaired, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 5A $3,500.
Lot 1001 o1851, 1¢ blue, type II, light town cancel, ample to large margins, bold color, Very Fine and choice.
Scott No. 7 $125.
Lot 1002 o1851, 1¢ blue, type III, blue face free town cancel, margins huge to in at right, rich color, sealed scissor cut at upper right, Fine appearance; with 1996 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott No. 8 $1,775.
Lot 1003 o1851, 1¢ blue, type IIIa, position 73R4 showing wide break at top, margins huge to just touching scrolls at right, rich color and crisp impression, Very Fine; with 1997 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott No. 8A $800.
Lot 10041852, 1¢ blue, type IV, o.g., ample to large margins, bold color, light vertical crease in right margin, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 9 $725.
Lot 1005 o1852, 1¢ blue, type IV, light cork cancels, wide margins well clear of entire design, bold color, Extremely Fine and choice; with 2003 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 9 $80.
Lot 1006 o1852, 1¢ blue, type IV, blue town cancel, strong bright color, well balanced margins, Extremely Fine; with 2004 P.S.E. certificate Graded (XF 90, SMQ $225).
Scott No. 9 $80.
Lot 1007 o1851, 3¢ orange brown, type I, group of 111 singles and two pairs, several very fine singles, wide variety of cancels including red and black small Boston "Paid", blue, red and magenta circular grids, blue town cds's, only 10 are manuscript cancelled, single tied by grid on piece with "Mic. Central R.R." railroad route agent cds, two pairs with one cancelled by unusual open grids and other by partial San Francisco cds; some faults, F.-V.F.
Scott No. 10/10A; $15,790+ Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 1008 o1851, 3¢ orange brown, types I & II, Cancellations, attractive group with a variety of cancellations, including small Boston "Paid", manuscript box, small circle of wedges, blue Elmyra balloon-style cds, bold red grid, blue Philadelphia "1" in octagon, etc.; some small flaws, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 10/10A; $1,440+ Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1009 o1851, 3¢ orange brown, type II, pretty left margin strip of four, pos. 11-14R5E, wide margins except touched at top and bottom, deep rich color, cancelled by two strikes of bold "New-York, Nov 1" cds; light creasing, fresh and Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 10A $1,340.