Sale 752



 
Lot 2067

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1931, 2¢ Yorktown, imperf vertically (Scott 703c), bottom margin and arrow plate block of 10, o.g., never hinged, except top left stamp and margin at top right previously hinged, Fine to Very Fine, only one pane of 50 reported, out of the 50 possible stamps, 30 are in large blocks of ten and several others are in larger multiples, making this one of the most elusive classic U.S. errors, this the only bottom plate block reported, purple Weill backstamp in bottom selvage, with 2006 P.F. certificate.
Scott $35,000.
Estimate $20,000 - 30,000.

Realized $21,600



 
Lot 2149



1973, $1 O'Neill coil, imperf (Scott 1305Cd), line strip of 7, very rare piece with an additional stamp at left which slightly cuts into stamp design, but is uncounted in Scott value, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine, only 50 pairs and three line pairs reported, with 1997 P.F. certificate.
Scott $5,500 as line pair and 2 pairs.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.

Realized $3,600



 
Lot 2221



1971, 8¢ Emily Dickinson, pale rose omitted (Scott 1436b), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, only 4 reported.
Scott $5,000.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.

Realized $3,600



 
Lot 2337



1979, 50¢ Lamp, black omitted (Scott 1608a var.), block of 20, with partial printed black on two left stamps and the remaining 18 stamps with black omitted, o.g., never hinged, unique showpiece, Very Fine, only 120-150 black omitted reported.
Scott $6,750.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.

Realized $3,600



 
Lot 2404



1978 CAPEX souvenir sheet, litho omitted (Scott 1757i), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, only 6 souvenir sheets reported.
Scott $6,000.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.

Realized $4,500



 
Lot 2405



1978 CAPEX souvenir sheet, top strip imperf vertically (Scott 1757j), se-tenant strip of 4, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine, only 2 known, this the only strip known with plate number.
Scott $5,000.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.

Realized $4,500



 
Lot 2502



1981, 20¢ Cactus, dk green & dk blue (engr) missing (Scott 1945d), plate block of 4, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine, only 5 blocks reported, only plate block reported.
Estimate $3,500 - 5,000.

Realized $3,900



 
Lot 2802



1994 (20¢) Flag & black "G", imperf (33) stamps (Scott 2879a), plate block of 94, imperforate positions 26-28, 35-40, 45-50, 55-60, 65-70 and 75-80, the remaining stamps are varying degree of blind perfs, Unpriced in Scott, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, only 35 stamps reported, this being the discovery sheet, now containing 33 of the 35 known imperforate stamps, with 1999 A.P.S. certificate for complete sheet, six top right stamps have been removed from sheet.
Estimate $15,000 - 20,000.

Realized $11,400










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