Lot 4046 o1861, 10¢ dark green, First Design, light red town cancel, well centered with perfs clear of design on all sides, rich color, Very Fine and choice, ex-V. Morris; with 1988 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 62B $1,860.
A LOVELY EXAMPLE OF THIS ISSUE, WHICH IS ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT 19TH CENTURY STAMPS TO FIND IN SOUND CONDITION, AS EVIDENCED BY INCLUSION IN THE DR. VERNON MORRIS COLLECTION OF SUPERB USED UNITED STATES STAMPS.
Lot 40471861, 1¢ blue, o.g., lightly hinged, fresh & Very Fine.
Scott Nos. 63 $275.
Lot 4048 o1861, 3¢ pink, grid cancel, lovely pink shade with the typical bluish cast, Very Fine and attractive; with 1996 P.F. certificate.
Scott Nos. 64 $575.
Lot 4049 o1861-68, 3¢//90¢ Issues, San Francisco cog-wheel cancels, selection of 12 different issues (Scott #65, 67-73 & 75-78), each bearing a full to near complete strike of the San Francisco cog-wheel cancel; 5¢ buff, 2¢ black, 5¢ red brown & 24¢ lilac with small flaws, all with Very Fine strikes; #70-72 with 1980's P.F. certificates.
Scott Nos. 65//78 $3,243.