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Lot 890
Montenegro, Wonderful Specialized Collection, 1874-1921. A fascinating and extensive old-time, well-annotated collection housed in one binder, with the complex first issues as well as the later ones, identified by Michel, Scott and Gibbons numbers; includes all three sets representing the 1874, 1879 and 1893 printings of the first issues, all correctly identified, with perf types, etc.; subsequent issues receive like treatment, especially the 1905 Constitution issue, which includes Scott #67a-74a, Very Fine, n.h.(!), plus a second mint example of the rare Scott #69a; we also note #75 (imperf pair) and 77 (vertical pair imperf between), fresh and mostly Very Fine, a most interesting lot of difficult material you just don't come across often.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $1,700.
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