Lot 2029 o1861, 3¢ rose red, light town cancel, precision centering amid large evenly balanced margins, rich bright color, Extremely Fine to Superb, a lovely used gem; with 2022 Weiss certificate Graded (95, SSV $250).
Scott Nos. 65 $3.
Lot 20301861, 3¢ lake, slightly disturbed o.g., nicely centered for this notoriously off-centered issue, rich vibrant color, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott Nos. 66 $2,000.
Lot 2031 E1861, 5¢ Jefferson, N.B.N.C. "Premiere Gravure" essay, in brown, plate proof on India paper (formerly No. 57P3), two blocks of four, different shades, one with small thin and corner crease (both typical to the paper), otherwise extremely fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott Nos. 67-E9d $2,400.
Lot 2032 o1861, 10¢ dark green, light target cancel, choice centering, rich deep color, Extremely Fine and choice; with 2022 P.F. certificate Graded (XF 90 XQ, SSV $260 for 90).
Scott Nos. 68a $88.
Lot 2033 o1861, 10¢ green, intense color, exceptionally centered, attractive red New York town cancel, Extremely Fine; with 1984 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 68 $100.
Lot 2034 o1861, 12¢ black, a perfect strike of target cancel, socked-on-the-nose, perfectly centered with deep, fresh color, Extremely Fine to Superb; with 1994 & 2020 P.F. certificates, latter Graded XF-S 95.
Scott Nos. 69 $95.
A STUNNING STAMP AND CANCELLATION WHICH RANKS AMONGST THE FINEST KNOWN EXAMPLES.
Lot 2035 o1861, 12¢ black, socked-on-the-nose star fancy cancel, wide margins and bold color, Very Fine and choice; with 2021 P.S.E. certificate Graded (VF-XF 85, SMQ $225).
Scott Nos. 69 $95.
Lot 2036 o1862, 24¢ red lilac, deep color with attractive red grid cancel, an Extremely Fine gem; with 2022 P.F. certificate Graded XF 90.
Scott Nos. 70 $340.
Lot 2037 o1862, 24¢ brown lilac, complete strike of San Francisco cogwheel cancel, strong color and attractively centered, Very Fine; with 2000 P.F. & 2022 P.S.E. certificates.
Scott Nos. 70a $325.
Lot 2038 o1861, 24¢ steel blue, deep color, socked-on-the-nose neat grid cancel, Very Fine, an attractive example of this scarce shade; with 2022 P.S.A.G. certificate.
Scott Nos. 70b $825.