Lot 1022 o1861, 1¢ blue, type I, town cancel, well centered, deep color and crisp detailed impression, Very Fine; with 1994 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 18 $500.
Lot 1023 o1857, 1¢ blue, type Ia, neat town cancel, deep intense color, wide top margin with portion of adjacent stamp, bottom with most perf disks present, Fine and attractive, a handsome example of this rare type 1a stamp which was only produced from from the bottom row of plate 4; with 1976 P.F. and 1997 A.P.S. certificates.
Scott No. 19 $9,000 for the grade of fine.
Lot 1024 o1857, 1¢ blue, type Ic, "F" relief, position 96R4 showing curl in "C" of "Cents", town cancel, well centered amid wide margins, bright color, most perfs trimmed at right, F.-V.F. appearance, still an attractive example of the very rare "F" relief showing one of the two best examples of type Ic; with 1996 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott No. 19b $7,250.
Lot 1025 o1857, 1¢ blue, type III, position 25R4, neat face free town corner cancel, rich deep color and sharp impression clearly showing breaks at top and bottom, portion of adjacent stamp at bottom and scissor separated perfs at right, F.-V.F.; with 1999 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott No. 21 $1,600.
Lot 1026 o1857, 1¢ blue, type IIIa, two singles, plate 11, relief B, each with rich color and cancelled by circular grid; small faults, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 22 $950.
Lot 1027 o1857, 1¢ blue, type IV, position 78L1L, Brooklyn, N.Y. town cancel, rich color, Fine; with 1996 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott No. 23 $900.
Lot 10281857, 3¢ dull red, type III, block of 15, o.g., never hinged, nice overall centering for the issue, strong intact perfs, slight oxidation, F.-V.F., a very scarce never hinged multiple, Scott catalog for two blocks of four, two strips of three and single; with 2009 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 26 $1,405 for hinged.
Lot 10291857, 3¢ dull red, type IV, vertical pair, o.g., showing extra row of vertical perforations at right through bottom stamp and portion of top stamp, strong bright color, Very Fine, scarce multiple and unusual variety for this issue.
Scott No. 26A $1,250.
Lot 1030 o1858, 5¢ brick red, type I, town cancels, exceptional centering for this tight margin issue, rich radiant color, couple tiny thin spots, Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott No. 27 $1,450.
Lot 1031 o1857, 5¢ bright red brown, type I, town cancel, rich true bright red brown color, F.-V.F.; with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 28b $2,300.