Lot 842 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 1¢ Proprietary, part perf, block of 4 with manuscript cancels, multiple faults, but fresh, Fine appearance. Curtis Census #183.1 - one of only three blocks of 4 listed, with no larger multiples recorded.; with 2005 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. R3b $3,000.
Lot 843 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 2¢ Proprietary, blue, part perf, beautifully centered with wide margins all around and a single small pen stroke cancel, Extremely Fine.
Scott No. R13b $250.
Lot 844 ()Revenue, 1862, First Issue, 3¢ Proprietary, part perf, no gum, rich color, pressed out crease and reperfed at right, F.-V.F. appearance.
Scott No. R18b $1,250.
Lot 845 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 3¢ Proprietary, part perf, manuscript cancel, slightly dry printing, choice centering with wide top and bottom margins, rich bold color, Extremely Fine, a choice example of the 3¢ Proprietary part perf issue.
Scott No. R18b $1,250.
Lot 846 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 3¢ Telegraph, imperf, a fresh vertical pair with clear to large margins and light manuscript cancel, F.-V.F.
Scott No. R19a $500.
Lot 847 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 3¢ Telegraph, part perf, vertical pair with wide bottom sheet margin showing "Butler & Carpenter/ Plate No." imprint, Very Fine.
Scott No. R19b $83+.
Lot 848 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 3¢ Telegraph, part perf, a fresh, solid block of 9 with rich color and manuscript cancels, light vertical crease through the right stamps, few blunted perfs at upper left and rounded corner upper right, otherwise F.-V.F. Curtis Census #649.7, the only recorded block of nine with six larger.
Scott No. R19b; $500 ++ Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 849 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 4¢ Proprietary, perf'd, silk paper, vertical pair, fresh and solid, F.-V.F. Unrecorded in the Curtis Census, which lists four vertical pairs.
Scott No. R22d $600.
Lot 850 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 4¢ Proprietary, perf'd, silk paper, horizontal strip of 5, all five stamps with a visible silk thread, the first four on the front, reinforced separation, 4th stamp thinned, about Fine appearance.
Scott No. R22d $1,500 as pairs & single.
A rare multiple; not listed in the Curtis Census, but would be the third largest, after a reconstructed block of 18 and a reinforced block of 12; otherwise only pairs are recorded.
Lot 851 oRevenue, 1862, First Issue, 5¢ Certificate, imperf, vertical block of 10, large margins to just in at left, neat manuscript cancels, faint diagonal crease in the top block of 4, F.-V.F. One of the three largest recorded used bloc.
Scott No. R24a $770+.