Lot 15351852, 3¢ dull red, type II, o.g., never hinged, enormous boardwalk margins with significant portions of adjacent stamps all around, bold color, a Superb jumbo gem, this is the only never hinged example to receive this grade; with 2019 P.S.E. certificate Graded (Gem 100J, SMQ $5,000 for 100).
Scott No. 11A $250 for hinged.
ONE OF THE FINEST KNOWN MINT NEVER HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1852 3¢ DULL RED TYPE II ISSUE.
Lot 15361852, 3¢ dull red, type II, four margins with beautiful color, tied by sharp strike of "Louisville & Cincinnati Mail Line, May 24" balloon cds (Towle No. O-21-c3) on small blue piece; creased from file fold, still Very Fine appearing and rare waterway postmark.
Scott No. 11A Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1537 o1856, 5¢ red brown, neat town cancel, clear to mostly large margins, strong color, Very Fine; with 1984 Pinchot certificate.
Scott No. 12 $700.
Lot 1538 o1855, 10¢ green, type III, single, blue town cancel, large to huge margins showing portion of adjacent stamp at top, full sheet selvage, rich deep color, Extremely Fine to Superb, a stunning gem; with 2020 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott No. 15 $140.