Lot 2065 /o/Argentina, Provinces Collection, 1856-80, mounted on quadrille pages; Buenos Aires with Steamship issues complete including the scarce 4p & 5p values (Sc. 4-5, cat $3,000 & $2,750 respectively), duplication on other issues up to four each, most with plate position identified, also a selection of forgeries including Sperati reproductions including a 1p blue tete-beche pair, similar completion and duplication in Liberty Head issues including some forgeries, couple 5c Cordoba issues (different types), Corrientes issues with 1856 Ceres first issue with various types including used pair and spot above head variety (type 7), also three on cover usages, 1860 issue used, nice selection of 1860-80 issues with Sc. 3 complete sheet of 8, Sc. 4 on and off cover, Sc. 5 */o and a pair on cover usage, Sc. 7 including a complete sheet of 20 incorporating 4 tete-beche pairs, etc., also includes a section of reprints including many sheets; a wonderful collection with condition above the norm overall, Scott catalog in excess of $19,500 not including reprint or forgery material.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.