Lot 1509Providence, R.I., 1846, 5¢ gray black, o.g., lightly hinged, full margins, bold color, Very Fine.
Scott No. 10X1 $350.
Lot 1510 o1847, 5¢ shades, four singles in shades: in brown, dark brown (dot in "S" variety), orange brown and brown orange, margins large in in, small flaws except the first, Fine appearance; each with 2011 Weiss certificate.
Scott No. 1, 1a, 1b, 1d $2,475.
Lot 1511 o1847, 5¢ deep red brown, neat square grid cancels, ample margins, stunningly rich color and a detailed early impression, Very Fine and attractive, simply gorgeous; with 1991 and 2009 P.F. certificates.
Scott No. 1 $350.
Lot 1512 o1847, 5¢ red brown, four full to large margins, red grid cancel, Very Fine.
Scott No. 1 $350.
Lot 15131847, 5¢ dark brown, tied on piece by magenta grid cancels, clear to large margins, bold color, Very Fine, a very scarce color cancel; with 1983 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 1a $675.
Lot 1514 o1847, 5¢ orange brown, red circular grid cancel, clear to huge margins, strong bright color, Very Fine and attractive; with 2013 A.P.S. certificate.
Scott No. 1b $725.
Lot 1515 o1847, 10¢ black, blue integral rate town cancel, large to huge margins, strong color and early sharp detailed impression, Extremely Fine to Superb, an exceptional 1847 10¢ issue; with 2020 P.S.E. certificate Graded (XF-Sup 95, SMQ $4,000).
Scott No. 2 $775.
Lot 1516 o1847, 10¢ black, double transfer (type "D"), position 41R1, showing double transfer of left and bottom frame lines, ample to large margins, deep shade nicely complemented by blue grid cancels leaving the double transfer of the bottom and left framelines completely visible, Very Fine and choice, ex-Saadi, Gross; with 1969 and 1989 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 2 var. $2,200.
A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 10¢ 1847 ISSUE WITH TYPE D DOUBLE TRANSFER.
Philip Wall records only 42 off-cover examples of the Type D double transfer.
Lot 1517 o1847, 10¢ black, light blue town cancel, clear to large margins, strong color and crisp impression, Very Fine.
Scott No. 2 $825.