Printable Version

Sale 750

The William S. Langs Stock, Part 2:
U.S. Stamps, Postal History and Zeppelin Flights


1890 Issue




Lot Photo Description
Lot 2608
P
1890, 1¢ to 90¢ complete, plate proofs on India (Scott 219P3-229P3), Extremely Fine to Superb, an absolutely scintillating set.
Scott $789.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2609
P
1890, 1¢ to 90¢ complete, plate proofs on India (Scott 219P3-229P3), blocks of 4, 2¢ on proof paper 5¢ on card, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, a scarce set in impressive quality.
Scott $1,920.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid $375
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2610
P
1890, 1¢ to 90¢ complete, plate proofs on card (Scott 219P4-229P4), Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $785.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2611

1890, 1¢ dull blue (Scott 219), imprint and plate number block of 10, o.g., 6 never hinged, 4 with small hinge remnants, scarce multiple, fresh and bright, nice overall centering for this, Fine to Very Fine and attractive.
Scott $775.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2612
P
1890, 2¢ lake, plate proof on card (Scott 219DP4), left margin block of 4, fresh with intense color and perfectly balanced margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $700.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2613
o
1890, 2¢ carmine (Scott 220), Post Office fresh with glowing color, gigantic margins, and an incredibly light cancel you could almost overlook, Extremely Fine to Superb jumbo, with 2018 P.S.E. certificate.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2614

1890, 2¢ carmine, both "cap" varieties (Scott 220a-220c), combination block of 4, with jaw-droppingly vivacious color, the left stamps #220a, the right #220c; hinge-reinforced perforations, small hinge remnant at top center, Very Fine, a lovely and scarce two-variety combination; this combination pair unpriced in Scott.
Scott $1,600 as singles.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid $750
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2615

1890, 6¢ brown red (Scott 224), horizontal block of 8, o.g., never hinged, richly shaded and cleanly papered, Fine to Very Fine, an uncommon multiple.
Scott $1,280.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2616

1893, 8¢ lilac (Scott 225), o.g., previously hinged, burn down the tracks for this Sherman, Post Office fresh with gigantic, well-balanced margins, Extremely Fine, surely a gradable stamp, with 2017 P.S.A.G. certificate.
Scott $45.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2617

1890, 10¢ green (Scott 226), o.g., previously hinged, a gorgeous stamp with deep color and clear lines, plus fresh, jumbo margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 1992 P.F. certificate.
Scott $160.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2618

1890, 15¢ indigo (Scott 227), o.g. (slightly sweated) that may hide previous hinging, Post Office fresh with rich color and exceptional detail; centering nigh on perfect, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2011 Weiss certificate.
Scott $180.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid $130
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2619

1890, 30¢ black (Scott 228), plate number single, o.g., very lightly hinged, bright and attractive position piece, well centered with large margins, exceptionally desirable example of this surprisingly difficult stamp, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $280+.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2620

1890, 30¢ black (Scott 228), o.g., previously hinged, in beautiful color with proof-like detail; paper day-one fresh with large balanced margins; perf faults which is not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, great eye-appeal, with 2003 P.F. certificate.
Scott $280.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid $100
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2621
/
1890, 30¢ black (Scott 228), block of 4, o.g., 3 stamps never hinged, clean and bright with wonderful color and impression; light diagonal gum crease across bottom pair, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $2,830.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2622

1890, 30¢ black (Scott 228), block of 4 with American Bank Note Company imprint at bottom, o.g., hinge remnants, deep color, crisp impression, attractive and desirable position block; few tiny thin specks, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,300.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2623
P
1890, 90¢ orange, plate proof on India (Scott 229P3), bottom margin block of 6, in blazing color with solid margins all around, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $325.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid $150
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2624

1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), o.g., lightly hinged, deep, bright color amidst clean, balanced margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, pretty, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $750.
Scott $450.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid $250
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2625

1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), slightly disturbed o.g., in heartwarming color on glowing paper; gum cleaner than you might expect, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2012 P.S.E. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $750.
Scott $450.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2626

1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), o.g., hinge remnant, intense color and clean lines; two natural inclusions (one front, left of chin; other back not apparent on face) not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2012 Weiss certificate.
Scott $450.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2627
o
1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), the paramount Perry, fresh and bright with a light New York double-oval Registry cancel, Extremely Fine to Superb, a commanding stamp, with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate graded 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $850.
Scott $135.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid $300
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2628
o
1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), about as big as they come, clean, fresh, and with a duplex cancel struck face-free, an Extremely Fine jumbo, with 2007 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90J.
SMQ XF 90J; $550.
Scott $135.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid $200
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot
Lot 2629
o
1890, 90¢ orange (Scott 229), block of 4, reasonable New York registry cancels, scarce used multiple, deep color, nicely balanced margins, handsome block, Very Fine.
Scott $775.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid $180
View details and enlarged photo/bid on this lot








Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions, LLC
The Oldest Philatelic Auction House in the United States, established in 1885.
 
Administrative Office:
22 Shelter Rock Lane, Unit 53
Danbury, CT 06810, USA

Tel: 203.830.2500
Fax: 203.297.6059
  Boston Area Office:
181 Wells Avenue, Suite 105
Newton, MA 02459, USA

Tel: 781.453.0990
Fax: 781.453.0945
 

info@kelleherauctions.com

 

payments accepted via:

 

follow us on: