Lot# 701 - Sales #3020-23

  • Lot# : 701 1901 Pan-American Exposition Issue (294-299)

    Catalog# : 294/299
    Group of mostly unused Pan American stamps plus illustrations of sketches and pictures of items used for the design of the stamps; 294 - single, imprint & plate # strip of three, UL corner margin block of four all unused and one used example; 295 - five singles, block of four, plate # pair, imprint and plate # strip of five, and strip of three with plate #, all unused; 296 - two unused singles and unused pair, 299 - unused single; Photos include sketches for 1¢, 2¢, 4¢, 5¢, 8¢ and 10¢ frames; pictures of the City of Alpena, The Empire Express train, photograph of the illustration used for the 4¢; photograph of the bridge at Niagara Falls used for the 5¢, and of the Canal Locks at Sault Ste. Marie used for the 8¢; Original photograph of SS St. Paul (used for the 10¢) and die sunk illustration plus die proof in black of El Salvador Scott 150 depicting an Ocean Steamship; An Excellent group of Collateral Material and Stamps (Scott Catalogue value for stamp portion is $850.00 with no premium for possible Never Hinging)
    Start Price : 300 USD
    Current Opening : 300 USD
    Hammer price : 300 USD