Lot 2173 oGreen, G.G., 3¢ black, rouletted, rich color, F.-V.F., scarce with only 34 examples reported.
Scott No. RS93d $250.
Lot 2174 oHarter & Co., 1¢ black, experimental silk paper, clearly showing couple blue silk fibers in reverse, well centered, strong color on fresh paper, thin spot, Very Fine appearance.
Scott No. RS97e $3,500.
AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 1¢ HARTER & CO. ON EXPERIMENTAL SILK PAPER - WITH ONLY THREE EXAMPLES RECORDED.
Lot 2175 oHartman & Co., 4¢ black, pink paper, exceptional centering amid well balanced margins, deep rich colors, small thins, Extremely Fine appearance, an attractive example of this rare medicine issue, only 31 are recorded in the Aldrich census.
Scott No. RS99c $1,900.
ONE OF THE FINEST APPEARING EXAMPLES OF THE 4¢ HARTMAN & CO. ON PINK PAPER.
Lot 2176 oHartman & Co., 6¢ black, old paper, choice centering amid wide margins, strong color, couple small thins, Very Fine appearance, very scarce, only 33 are recorded in the Aldrich census.
Scott No. RS100a $1,000.
Lot 2177Hartman & Co., 6¢ black, silk paper, large part o.g., rich color, Very Fine and attractive, a scarce sound mint stamp, with only 57 recorded in the Aldrich census.
Scott No. RS100b $400.
Lot 2178 oHazeltine, E.T., 4¢ black, imperf, large well balanced margins, bold color, tiny margin thin, Extremely Fine appearance.
Scott No. RS103i $3,000 for pair.
Lot 2179 oHelmbold's, 2¢ blue, silk paper, choice centering and margins especially for this poorly centered issue, deep color, Extremely Fine, with only 31 recorded in the Aldrich census.
Scott No. RS106b $400.
ONE OF THE FINEST SOUND EXAMPLES OF THE 2¢ HELMBOLD'S ON SILK PAPER.
Lot 2180 oHelmbold's, 4¢ black, old paper, double transfer, side labels showing strong double transfer and inner lettering clearly showing triple transfer, choice centering amid well balanced margins, corner perf crease at top right, Extremely Fine appearance, an extremely rare transfer variety, grossly undercataloged in Scott.
Scott No. RS108a $175.
CERTAINLY ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES OF THE 4¢ HELMBOLD'S DOUBLE TRANSFER VARIETY - ONLY A FEW EXAMPLES KNOWN.
Lot 2181 oHelmbold's, 4¢ black, silk paper, deep rich color, slight natural crease visible in fuild, F.-V.F. appearance, fresh and attractive.
Scott No. RS108b $225.
Lot 2182 oHelmbold's, A.L., 2¢ blue, pink paper, deep color, couple small thins, Very Fine appearance, an attractive example of this very scarce stamp, with only 29 examples reported.
Scott No. RS110c $500.