Lot 411 United States #131 1875 30c Shield, Eagle and Flags Re-Issue, mint with original hinged gum, very fine. Accompanied by 1985 and 2008 Philatelic Foundation certificates. Scott CV U$2,250, sold for C$3,400.00 plus 17% buyer’s premium.
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We conclude Sale 36 with a section of worldwide stamps.
Lot 1135 Spain #3 1850 5r Red Queen Isabella Imperforate, unused (no gum) with rich colour, three large margins, close but clear at left, with a shallow small thin at top (not mentioned in cert.), else fine-very fine. Signed Roig and accompanied by a 1983 C.E.M. (Madrid) certificate. Scott CV U$2,700.
Lot 1136 Spain #4 1850 6r Blue Queen Isabella Imperforate, unused (no gum) with rich colour, margins are large to well clear on all sides. Fine-very fine and accompanied by a 1983 C.E.M. (Madrid) certificate which mentions a “small transparency” which we cannot locate. Scott CV U$3,000.
Sale 36 continues in the afternoon with United States stamps.
Lot 340 United States #30 1861 5c Orange Brown Jefferson, Perforated 15½, mint with full original gum, and appears never hinged although certificate states “previously hinged”. A fresh stamp with deep colour, fine-very fine. Accompanied by a 2000 Philatelic Foundation certificate. Scott CV U$1,200.