Lot 137 oMexico, 1872, Hidalgo Papel Sellado watermark issues, includes imperf 12c (Tampico), 50c (Mazatlan) and perf'd 25c (Mexico), each with full margins, 12c with some natural wrinkling, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott No. 82, 84, 89 $1,250.
Lot 138 PMexico, 1872, Hidalgo imperf, 12c-100c proofs in thick wove paper, in issued colors 12c, 25c, 50c and 100c, with additional 12c with cons 33-72 number, 12c & 25c with thins, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott No. 94P-98P Estimate $100 - 150.
Lot 139 oMexico, 1884, Hidalgo Medallion, 5c green, imperf, horizontal pair, central oval cancel, crease between stamps and thins in right stamp, F.-V.F. appearance.
Scott No. 154a $250.
Lot 140Mexico, 1894, 20c lilac, block of 35, o.g., never hinged, rich color and very fresh, natural s.e. at top top and right, some perf separations at left and minor edge nick on bottom right stamp, otherwise Very Fine, this being the largest recorded multiple of the 20c dark lilac.
Scott No. 220A $5,600 for hinged singles.
Although issued, no covers are recorded and it is only known unused.
Lot 141 oMexico, 1892, Hidalgo Medallion, 5p blue green, neat corner cancel, deep color, tiny thin, F.-V.F. appearance; with 2021 M.E.P.S.I. certificate.
Scott No. 230 $1,200.
Lot 142 PMexico, 1895, 1c-10p Mulitas Issue, black presentation proof set, o.g., a Very Fine set, originally intended for UPU but rejected as they were not in the issued colors.
Scott No. 242P-256P Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 143Mexico, 1895, 12c olive brown, block of 32, o.g., two stamps lightly hinged, others never hinged, rich color and remarkably fresh, natural s.e. at top and left, additional diagonal blind perfs affecting 5th vertical row, Very Fine, the Largest Known Multiple of the 1896 12c Olive Brown RM Interlaced Watermark.
Scott No. 262; $5,120 as hinged singles Estimate $600 - 800.
Lot 144 oMexico, 1896, Mulitas, 5p scarlet, RM interlaced watermark, neat town cancel, beautifully centering and margins especially for this difficult issue, rich bright color, Extremely Fine, a lovely used high value.
Scott No. 267 $600.
Lot 145Mexico, 1898, Mulitas, 10p deep blue, Sperati Reproduction, town cancel, with Sperati handstamp and signature on reverse, Fine, very scarce.
Scott No. 291F Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 146 oMexico, 1913, 5c Sonora, black roulette, numeral type d, Yukon Aurora watermark, neat town cancel, Extremely Fine, an exceptional example of this rare and elusive key Sonora issue, the first we have ever offered.
Scott No. 329b $2,500.