Lot# 1465 - Sales #3020-23

  • Lot# : 1465 1929-37 Issues (680-802)

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    Catalog# : 740
    740-49 Var, 1934 1c-10c Imperf Varieties, complete, from the Harold Ickes collection. Ickes (Sec. of Interior) and a collector friend of FDR, requested and the BEP consented to gum his imperforate sheets (he purchased two complete sets of sheets). These stamps are from the original small group of the first 1934 printings (not 756-65), given by Farley to Roosevelt and a select group of small friends and the reason for the scandal that followed ("Farley's Follies"), all are NH and mostly well centered. Each with individual special 2015 "Ickes" PSE certificate. (Scott unlisted).
    Start Price : 100 USD
    Current Opening : 150 USD
    Hammer price : 210 USD