Lot 20801870, 1¢ ultramarine, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, part o.g., rich vibrant color, clear grill points, fresh and Fine; with 1995 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott Nos. 134 $2,000.
Lot 2081 o1870, 15¢ orange, split H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, target cancel, bold vibrant color, Very Fine, a very scarce and undervalued variety; with 1997 P.F. & 2022 P.S.E. certificates.
Scott Nos. 141 var. $1,600.
Lot 2082 o1870, 15¢ orange, H. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, central thimble grid cancel, rich bright color, Fine and attractive; with 2009 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 141 $1,500.
Lot 2083 o1870, 6¢ carmine, I. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, light cancel, fresh, F.-V.F.; with 2022 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott Nos. 137A $950.
Lot 2084 o1871, 7¢ vermilion, I. grill, N.B.N.C. printing, strong grill impression, intense color, neat New York Foreign Mail geometric cancel, Fine; with 2012 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 138A $800.
Lot 2085 o1870, 10¢ brown, I. grill, Incomplete Inking Variety, left portion of design not printed, bold cork cancel, two tiny tears at top, Fine and rare 10¢ I. grill; with 2013 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 139A var. $10,000 as normal.
A STRIKING PRODUCTION VARIETY FOR THE BANK NOTE SPECIALIST.
Lot 2086 o1871, 7¢ vermilion, N.B.N.C. printing, socked-on-the-nose strike of N.Y.F.M. cancel, choice centering amid well balanced margins, brilliant color, Extremely Fine.
Scott Nos. 149 $100.
Lot 20881870, 15¢ bright orange, N.B.N.C. printing, disturbed o.g., well centered amid nicely balance margins, strong bright color, Very Fine; with 2003 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott Nos. 152 $3,500.
Lot 20891870, 15¢ bright orange, N.B.N.C. printing, top "National Bank Note Co." imprint block of four, thick o.g., hinge remnant, vibrant color, faulty with tear in lower right, tone spot in top selvage, minor separations, Fine appearance, a rare imprint multiple as no plate blocks are known.
Scott Nos. 152 $17,500+.