Lot# 3018 - Sale #3005

  • Lot# : 3018 United States Collections

    U.S. COLLECTION IN OLD EUROPEAN ALBUM TO 1960,  mint and used carefully mounted in large Yvert album, better items incl (used unless noted otherwise): 1 red cancel, 1 black grid cancel, 9, 25, 29, 30A, 31, 17, 36, 38, 63 o.g., 75, 76 (2), 97 red cancel, 96, 71, 69, 78, 100, 77 (2), 97 blue cancel, 112 o.g., 113-117, 119, banknote set to 90c, American re-issues to 90c, 1890 banknote set, Columbians mint to 30c, 240, 242 unused, 243, 1894 to 50c, 261 unused, 276, 282C part o.g., 283 o.g., Trans-Mississippi o.g. to 50c, 298-99 o.g., 300-12, 325-6 o.g., mixed group of mint and used Washington / Franklins - unchecked perforations and watermarks, 341 part o.g., 343-7, 403, 548-50, 591 NH, 701 NH, 572 o.g., various better 1920-30s commemoratives, C1-6 (C1, C3, C6 o.g.), C18 VLH, PR114-23 (unchecked for watermarks), E3, E8 o.g., J27-8, Q1//Q11 mint and used. Condition is mixed, some faults in 19th century, some occasional faults in 20th century, centering ranges from VG-VF. Make sure you set aside some extra time for viewing this collection as so many items are unidentified or identified with a foreign catalog.
    Start Price : 5,000 USD
    Current Opening : 3,000 USD
    Hammer price : 4,250 USD