Paradise Valley Stamp Company Sale - A135

France Classic Issues 1849-1875

France Classic Issues 1849-1875
LotNo. Lot Description Minimum Bid
6001 imageFRANCE, 1850, 10c BISTER ON YELLOWISH USED, #1, ample margins all around, face-free cancel, small thin spots, very fine, cat. $240.00, Maury #1 @ 350.00 (Image) $75
6002 image1850, 15c GREEN ON GREENISH WITH BLUE PARIS STAR CANCEL, #2, repaired, a presentable example of a rare cancel on this issue, cat. maury 3,000.00 (Image) $300
6003 image1849, 25c LIGHT BLUE ON BLUISH UNUSED, #6, ample to large margins, fresh and very fine, signed Scheller, cat. $3,250.00, Maury #4 @ 4,300.00, both as unused (Image) $1,250
6004 image1849, 25c LIGHT BLUE ON BLUISH BLOCK OF FOUR USED, #6, large margins to just in, small numeral "472" dotted cancel, fine, scarce multiple, cat. $4,000.00, Maury #4 @ 6,750.00 (Image) $900
6005 image1849, 40c ORANGE ON YELLOWISH USED PAIR ON SMALL PIECE, #7, ample to large margins, grid cancel, choice very fine, with 1983 Ceres cert., cat. $1,200.00, Maury #5 @ 1,375.00 (Image) (Scan1) (All Scans)

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$600
6006 image1849, 1fr DARK CARMINE WITH NEAT STAR CANCEL, #9b, large to oversized margins, extremely fine/superb, signed Scheller, Miro, an exceptional stamp, cat. $1,150.00, Maury #6 @ 1,100.00 (Image) $1,000
6007 imageFRANCE FIRST ISSUE USED ON ALBUM PAGES, showing the issue with some shade varieties, incl. nos. 1 (two, both full margins), 2 with full margins, four 2-c, four 25c, two 40c and two 1fr, some faults, very presentable First Issue group, cat. $3,900.00+ (Image) $350
6008 image1852, 10c PALE BISTER USED ON PIECE, #10, ample to large margins, horiz. crease, very fine, cat. $575.00, Maury #9 @ 700.00 (Image) $100
6009 image1852, 25c BLUE ON BLUISH BLOCK OF FOUR USED, #11, clear to large margins, star cancels, fine-very fine, a very scarce multiple, signed Calves, cat. $2,250.00, Maury #10 @ 3,100.00 (Image) $750
6010 imageFRANCE, 1853, 10c BISTER (SHADES) USED GROUP OF 77 IN OLD APPROVAL BOOKLET, #11, showing a variety of shades and cancels, some annotated varieties, condition overall very nice with virtually all sound with full margins, great little specialist's group (Image) (Scan1) (Scan2) (Scan3) (Scan4) (Scan5) (Scan6) (Scan7) (Scan8) (Scan9) (Scan10) (Scan11) (All Scans)

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$250
6011 image1854, 80c CARMINE ROSE BLOCK OF FOUR USED, #19, large to clear margins, diamond grid cancels, fine-very fine, signed Maury and Calves, cat. Maury #17Ai @ 1,250.00 (Image) $300
6012 image1853, 1fr LAKE USED, #21, ample to large margins, light numeral dotted diamond h.s., very fine, signed Calves, with 2014 Scheller cert., scarce stamp in this great condition, choice very fine, cat. $3,250.00, Yvert #18 @ 3,250.00 (Image) (Scan1) (All Scans)

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$1,800
6013 imageFRANCE, 1862, 20c BLUE ON BLUISH BLOCK OF FOUR MINT, #26, very fresh with three stamps mint never hinged, fine, signed Brun, Roumet and Scheller, cat. $900.00, Maury #22 @ 1,250.00 both values as hinged (Image) $300
6014 imageFRANCE, 1862, 40c ORANGE ON YELLOWISH - 200 USED SINGLES ON TWO ALBUM PAGES, #27, showing a variety of shades and cancels, overall quite nice condition with most being sound and fine-very fine, cat. $1,300.00++, Maury 2,000.00++ (Image) (Scan1) (Scan2) (Scan3) (All Scans)

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$250
6015 image1862, 80c ROSE ON PINKISH PAIR USED, #28, rich color, large numeral dotted grid, fine-very fine, cat. $95.00, Maury #24 @ 115.00 (Image) $45
6016 image1863, 2c CHOCOLATE TYPE I - WHITE BALL BELOW BEARD VARIETY ("BOULE BLANC SOUE LE COU" - MINT, #30 var., fresh, h.r., tiny ink speck on neck, fine-very fine, scarce variety, signed Calves, cat. Maury #26 I g @ 2,400.00 (Image) $750
6017 imageFRANCE, 1867, 30c BROWN ON YELLOWISH MINT CORNER SINGLE, #34, control h.s. in selvage, lightly hinged, very fine, scarce this nice, signed Calves, cat. $650.00, Maury #30 @ 1,000.00 (Image) $350
6018 imageFRANCE, 1870, 1c DARK OLIVE GREEN - REPORT 1 - MINT, #38, ample margins, lightly hinged, very fine, cat. Maury #39a @ 240.00 (Image) $100
6019 imageFRANCE, 1870, 1c OLIVE GREEN - REPORT 2 - MINT, #38, ample margins, lightly hinged, slight gum bend, very fine, cat. Maury #39e @ 160.00 (Image) $50
6020 imageFRANCE, 1870, 1c OLIVE GREEN ON PALE BLUE, REPORT 2, USED, #38 var., large margins all around, extremely fine, cat. Maury #39 II @ 160.00 (Image) $100

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