Lot Details

January 2023

January 17-18, 2023 in New York City

Our January 2023 sales include the "Erivan" Collection of United and Confederate States Postal History Part VIII, as well as a general sale of United States and worldwide stamps, covers, and collections.

LOT# : 1002
Date: January 18, 2023

19th Century General Issues

United States Powerful Proof and Essays Balance,

small but impressive balance of an advanced collection, includes 1861/63 1c Blue, 2c Black, 3c Rose, 5c Brown, 10c Green, 12c Black, 15c Black, 30c Orange, and 90c Blue hybrid large die proofs (63/76P1); 1898 Trans-Mississippi 1c-$2 Bi-color large die essays on India (285E8a-293E7a, mostly hybrids); Department of Agriculture 1c-30c "Goodall" small die on India paper in deep green; and Department of State 1c-90c Atlanta trial color proofs in all five colors (O57TC4-67TC4), couple small faults to be anticipated, mostly fine to very fine, a wonderful group

Starting Price: $1,500
Hammer Price: $3,250