Sale 744

Lot 492


Uruguay, The Montevidean Marvel Collection, 1859-1983, in a Scott Specialty album with dustcase, from an old-fashioned obsessive quality-conscious collector, postally used, about 99% complete, with many beautiful cancellations, as well as shade, die, overprint varieties and some fakes for reference; Sun of Uruguay imperforates are especially nice and wide-margined; includes #10-12, 13-16, !3a, 134b, 13c, 14a, 14b yellow, 15a (signed), 18, 23 (signed), 108-129, nice Lapwings, 267-277, 282-284, 330a-332a souvenir sheets, 375-383, 385, 388-390, 410a-413a souvenir sheets, C1-C16, C24, all Pegusus Airmails but two, varieties of Officials with different punch-types (stars or quatrefoils) and numbers (single or double); #O147 vertical pair imperforate between, #C433; #483B mint horizontal imperforate pair from the only known sheet (!) and #251 o.g. block of four bottom margin vertically imperforate from the only known sheet; #482 bottom left corner margin block of six o.g. imperforate between stamps and margin; also includes Parcel Post, Newspaper and some Fiscals, Very Fine, surprisingly difficult to find in used condition.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.

Realized $900


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