Lot 41781893, Columbian, 3¢ green, o.g., never hinged, precision centering within large evenly balanced margins, stunning deep rich color on bright fresh paper, Superb; with 2020 Crowe certificate Graded (Superb 98, SSV $2,050).
Scott No. 232 $98.
A MAGNIFICENT NEVER HINGED GEM EXAMPLE OF THE 1893 3¢ COLUMBIAN ISSUE.
Lot 41791893, Columbian, 4¢ ultramarine, o.g., never hinged, large beautifully balanced margins, bright paper and rich radiant color, Extremely Fine to Superb, a striking never hinged gem; with 2019 P.S.E. certificate Graded (XF-Sup 95, SMQ $900).
Scott No. 233 $140.
Lot 4180 P1893, $2 Columbian, sepia, trial color large die proof on India, mounted on 70x59mm card, Very Fine, Unpriced in Scott.
Scott No. 242TC1a Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
This trial color proof of the completed die prior to hardening to check the design. The die number (C-272) and American Bank Note Co. imprint were later added below design and the die hardened.
Lot 41811893, Columbian, 5¢ chocolate, o.g., never hinged, perfectly centered amid large evenly balanced margins, rich deep color and a crisp detailed impression on remarkably fresh paper, Superb, a wonderful gem, with only seven grading higher; with 2014 P.S.E. certificate Graded (Superb 98, SMQ $2,500).
Scott No. 234 $140.
Lot 41821893, Columbian, 8¢ magenta, well centered, top left crease, tied by "Chicago" double-oval registry cancel and with rare "Registered, Jun 1 1893, World's Fair Station, Chicago Ill." magenta four-line registry handstamp (Bomar C93-04) on 5¢ Columbian (U350) entire to Hong Kong, China, purple San Francisco (6.5) transit backstamp and San Francisco registry label (FX-SF1a) affixed, Hong Kong (7.4) arrival backstamp, Very Fine; with 2014 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 236 Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
THE ONLY RECORDED 1893 WORLDS FAIR "REGISTERED" EXPOSITION STATION USE TO CHINA.
Lot 41831893, Columbian, 10¢ black brown, o.g., never hinged, perfect centering with large beautifully balanced margins encompassing, rich and remarkably deep color, fresh and pristine, Superb; with 2014 P.S.A.G. certificate Graded (98, SSV $5,000).
Scott No. 237 $250.
AN EXCEPTIONAL NEVER HINGED GEM EXAMPLE OF THE 10¢ COLUMBIAN POSSESSING OUTSTANDINGLY RICH COLOR.
Lot 41841893, Columbian, 50¢ slate blue, bottom left corner margin single, o.g., never hinged, uncommonly wide margins, deep bold color, Extremely Fine; with photocopy of 2004 P.F. certificate for block.
Scott No. 240 $1,250.
A STUNNING CORNER MARGIN SINGLE IN CHOICE NEVER HINGED CONDITION.
Lot 41851893, Columbian, $2 brown red, o.g., never hinged, rich vivid color on bright paper, attractive centering and margins, Very Fine, a Post Office fresh never hinged Columbian high value; with 2007 P.F. certificate Graded (VF 80).
Scott No. 242 $3,500.
Lot 4186 P1893, Columbian, $3 yellow green, plate proof on India, right margin block of 4 with imprint, large even margins, deep bold color, Extremely Fine, a wonderful imprint multiple.
Scott No. 243P3 $2,100.
Lot 4187 o1893, Columbian, $3 yellow green, neat New York duplex cancel, well centered within wide margins all around, rich deep color, Extremely Fine, an choice used Columbian high value; with 2000 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. 243 $775.