Lot 1703 /Mexico, 1867, 1r black on green. Block of 9, o.g., most never hinged, light vertical crease affecting center stamps, F.-V.F., believed to be third largest multiple known, ex Gutierrez, O. Rodriguez.
Scott No. 36 Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 1704 ()Mexico, 1867, 2r black on pink, printed on both sides. Without gum, large margins to just in at sides, F.-V.F.; with 1992 MEPSI certificate.
Scott No. 37a Estimate $50 - 75.
Lot 1705 ()Mexico, 1867, 4r red on yellow. Without gum, clear to mostly large margins, fresh with bright color, Very Fine and choice, probably 5-6 exist in unused condition; with 1986 MEPSI certificate.
Scott No. 38 $625.
Lot 1706 oMexico, 1867, 8r black on red brown, Mexico gothic overprint. Mexico town cancel, full margins showing sheet margin line at left, Very Fine.
Scott No. 40 $275.
Lot 1707 oMexico, 1867, 8r black on red brown. Light cancel, creased and torn, about Fine appearance; with 1990 MEPSI certificate (no photo).
Scott No. 40 $275.
Lot 1708 oMexico, 1867, 8r green on red brown, Mexico gothic overprint. Light Mexico grid cancel (Schatzkes 827), clear to large margins, bright color on fresh paper, pre-printing horizontal paper fold, Very Fine, the rarest stamp of the post intervention provisional Gothic issue.
Scott No. 41 $4,000.
Lot 1709 ()Mexico, 1867, ½r gray, Mexico. Without gum, clear to large margins, Very Fine.
Scott No. 42 $275.
Lot 1710 ()Mexico, 1867, 1r blue. Without gum, clear to ample margins, bright color, Extremely Fine, a choice unused example of this elusive issue, with very few mint examples in existence; with 1994 MEPSI certificate.
Scott No. 43 $400.
Lot 1711Mexico, 1867, 1r blue on thin gray blue. Bottom margin single with guideline, couple vertical preprinting paper folds, tied by Mexico circular handstamp on folded letter dated December 23, 1867, F.-V.F., a late and scarce usage of this gray blue paper variety.
Scott No. 43 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1712 oMexico, 1867, 4r rose, Mexico gothic overprint. Showing R.P.S. watermark, 1867 Mexico town cancel, natural paper wrinkles and small corner crease at top left, otherwise Very Fine (no photo).
Scott No. 45 Estimate $75 - 100.