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May 27, 2020

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Lot Description

Est.

Opening Bid 5/27/20

   
 

ERRORS, FREAKS AND ODDITIES

 

 

219 **
1125a

1125a 4 Jose de San Martin, LS Mgn Horz Stp/3 Imperf Between L & Center stamps,

L stamp Avg NH, others F-VF NH. Due to the nature of the perforation error, CV is for poorly centered pairs cv($900)

$900

$450

220 c**
1799b

1799b 15 VIRGIN AND CHILD, TOP MARGIN BLOCK OF 4, IMPERFORATE HORIZONTALLY,

XF-Superb NH, with blind perforations vertically, 1982 PFC cv($900)

$1000

$500

221 **
1890bvar

1890bvar 18 FLAG OVER WHEATFIELD, TRANSITIONAL VERTICAL BLOCK OF 8,

F-VF NH, Imperforate Horizontally at top and between first and second rows; blind horizontal perforations between second and third rows; normal below. Left side imperforate vertically; vertical perfs in center and at right turn blind during the third row; blind vertical perforations end about 1/3 way up the second row; then imperforate vertical above. Fascinating item!

$1250

$625

222 *
1942-45var

1942-45var 20 Cactus Issues, Lower Right Pane/40 Pl #111111 6, Horizontal and Vertical Perforations shifted 9mm up,

each of the horz stamps have about 1/3 of stamp below and 2/3 above the horz perfs above top stamps and top horz stamps without value. Engraved plate #6 below bottom horz perfs and both vertical and horizontal perfs start above bottom of bottom stamp; DG, very unusual misperf!

$100

$80

223 *
1942-45var

1942-45var 20 Cactus Issues, LR Pane/40 Pl. #111111 4, Horizontal and Vertical Perfs shifted 7.5mm up,

horz perfs through bottom of "USA" and above "20c" leaving top horizontal stamps with no value and engraved plate #4 below bottom horizontal perfs. No horz perfs above top stamps and both horz and vert perfs start above bottom of bottom stamps. Very dramatic shift, DG

$80

$80