Lot 1799 P1894, 1st Bureau issue (unwatermarked), 1¢ to $5 issues, large die proofs, set of 14 proofs in India on card, includes the 13 designs (125x125mm) and an additional 1¢ ultramarine (72x74mm), 10 die sunk on card, rich colors, Very Fine.
Scott No. 246P1//263P1 $5,300.
Lot 18001894, 5¢ chocolate, o.g., never hinged, choice centering amid nicely balanced margins, rich radiant color, Extremely Fine; with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate Graded (90, SSV $950).
Scott No. 255 $325.
Lot 1801 E1894, $1 black, large die essay in black, on India on card (150x200mm), near complete design lacking portrait shading elements, bright and fresh, Very Fine.
Scott No. 261-E6 $2,000.
Lot 18021894, $2 dark blue, disturbed o.g., deep rich color, reperfed at right, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. 262 $2,750.
Lot 1803 o1895, 8¢ violet brown, watermarked USIR, showing full "R" in "USIR" watermark, target cancel, beautifully centered especially for this variety, rich bold color, Extremely Fine, a choice example of the 8¢ USIR watermark variety.
Scott No. 272a $950.
Lot 18041895, $2 dark blue, o.g., deep rich color, wide margins, Very Fine.
Scott No. 277a $900.