FRANCE GENERAL ISSUES (1849-1899)

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For French stamps except for year 2000 onward, discounts apply to all single items or groups of items: 5% over $50, 10% over $111, 15% over $250..

 

ALBUMS AND PAGES FOR SALE:

   (2) Safe-Dual hingeless pages for French stamps between 1849 and 1937--regular issues, commemoratives, semi-postals, airmail, postage due, military, occupation, spaper, telegraph. Pages are 11 3/4 x 10 1/2. Plastic stamp-holding pages are interleaved with picture pages.  14-hole binder and supplements are easily available on the web.. Mint condition, never used. Retail $108. Yours for $50 plus shipping of 2 pounds 2 ounces.

 

   

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Description and Our Price

  NEW+ 1 210.00 10c bisttre on yellowish, VF 4 good margins, medium lozenge cancel with "1102," 87.50 (minus discount)
sold 2 900.00 15c green on greenish Ceres, XF 4 good margins, light star cancel, very nice, 467.50 (minus discount),  
  3(1) 37.50 20c black on yellowish Ceres, F-VF 4 margins close at left, light grid cancel (Yvert 55 Euros = $60), 14.50
  3(2) 37.50 20c black on yellowish Ceres, VF 4 good margins, off-the-face grid cancel  (Yvert 55 Euros = $60), 14.00

 

3(3 ) 37.50 20c black on yellowish Ceres, F-VFapp 3 large margins close right especially at the top, grid cancel, two tiny thins at top (Yvert 55 Euros = $60),  6.00
    3(4) 37.50 20c black on yellowish Ceres, F-VFapp 4 small margins all away from design, light grid cancel, thin but attractive, 3.50
    3a 50.00 20c black on white Ceres, VFapp 4 large margins, grid cancel, thin but attractive (Yvert 65 Euros = $84), 11.50
    3av ?? 20c gray-black (gris-noir) on white Ceres, VF 4 good margins, light grid cancel, nice (Yvert 500 Euros = $560), 179.50 (minus discount)
    6(1) 32.50 25c light blue on bluish Ceres, F-VF, 4 margins 14.00
sold 6(2) 32.50 25c light blue on bluish Ceres, F-VFapp, 4 margins close at top & bottom, light lozenge cancel, thin (Yvert 40 Euros = $44), 4.00
  6a(1) 32.50 25c blue on bluish Ceres, F+ 3 good margins, grid cancel (Yvert 45 Euros = $79), 8.25
    6a(2) 32.50 25c blue on bluish Ceres, F+app 3 good margins, light grid cancel, small thin in margin (Yvert 45 Euros = $49), 4.50
    6a(3) 32.50 25c blue on bluish Ceres, F+app 3 good margins, light grid cancel, small thin in margin (Yvert 45 Euros = $49), 3.50
 
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6av(1) 32.50 25c dark blue (bleu foncÚ) on bluish Ceres, VF 4 margins close at right but very nice, grid cancel (Yvert 70 Euros = $76), 16.00

 

  6av(2) 32.50 25c dark blue (bleu foncÚ) on bluish Ceres, F-VF 4 margins but close at top left, grid cancel (Yvert 70 Euros = $76), 13.50

 

sold 7(1) 400.00 40c orange Type I, XFapp grid cancel, two tiny marginal thins, 82.50 (minus discount)

 

sold 7(2) 400.00 40c orange Type I, F+app (3 good margins, left margin cuts into design) grid cancel, thin & wrinkle, 24.50
sold  9(1) 725.00 1F carmine Ceres, F-VFapp (4 margins), light star cancel, tiny thin at bottom left (Ceres 1050 Euros = $1145), nice looking stamp, 147.50(minus discount)

 

  9(2) 725.00 1F carmine Ceres, 3 margins cut in at right, on piece with grille-sans-fin cancel & red boxed "PD" near stamp, good color (Yvert 900 Euros = $1010), 140.00 (minus discount)

 

9(3) 725.00 1F carmine Ceres, 3 margins, a bit rounded at bottom left, lozenge cancel, thin, 72.50 (minus discount)
France#10 NEW+
 
10 500.00 10c bistre on yellowish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," XFapp 4 large margins, star cancel, partially and expertly rebacked but a beautiful stamp (Yvert 750 Euros = $788), 125.00 (minus discount)
France #10a NEW+
 
10a 575.00 10c dark bistre on yellowish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," VF 4 good margins, lozenge with "2153" cancel (Yvert 1200 Euros = $1260), 287.50 (minus discount)

NEW+ 11(1) 35.00 25c blue on bluish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," VF 4 good to large margins with top margin showing frame line of stamp above it, lozenge with "3472" cancel, Calves authenticity stamp on rear, 17.50

NEW+ 11(2) 35.00 25c blue on bluish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," on piece with star "21" cancel and "21 Pleudihen" stamped to the right of the stamp,   F-VF, 4 margins but close on the right, 16.50
  NEW+ 11(3) 35.00 25c blue on bluish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," VF 4 good to large margins, lozenge with "2270" cancel, 15.50

  11(4) 35.00 25c blue on bluish, Napoleon III "Repub Franc," VFapp 3 large margins 4th adequate, lovely light star cancel, tiny repaired hole that looks like a thin spot when held up to the light, 5.00

  

12(1) 70.00 1c olive green Napoleon III, VF 4 good margins, very light "PARIS" CD cancel, very nice, 32.50

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sold 12(2) 70.00 1c olive green Napoleon III, F+ 3 margins light cancel, small thin, 6.75
  12a* 180.00 1c bronze green, Napoleon III, F-VFapp 4 margins though close at top and bottom, fresh, small marginal thin, 19.50

  

12a(1) 75.00 1c bronze green Napoleon III, F-VFapp 4 margins close at bottom, light crease in upper left-hand corner, "63" CD cancel, 12.00

 

12a(2) 75.00 1c bronze green Napoleon III, Fapp 3 margins, thin in top left margin, 8.50
sold 13(1) 70.00 5c Napoleon III green on greenish, XF 4 large margins, light lozenge cancel (Yvert 100 Euros = $130), beautiful, 42.50
  13(2) 70.00 5c Napoleon III yellow green on greenish, VF 4 good margins, "(AV)IGNON 4 OCT. 62" CD postmark (Yvert 100 Euros = $130), 39.50
  13(3) 70.00 5c Napoleon III green on greenish, F+ 3 7/8 margins, "MARSEILLES 14 JANV 68" CD cancel (Yvert 100 Euros = $130), 27.50

 

sold 13(4) 70.00 5c Napoleon III yellow green on greenish,  3 good margins, slightly cut into at top, thin (Yvert 100 Euros = $155), 7.50

 

13(5) 70.00 5c Napoleon III, green on greenish, thin space filler, 2.00
  sold 14(1) 7.50 10c Napoleon III Type I, bistre on yellowish, VF 4 good margins, light "8472" lozenge cancel, 3.75
    14(2) 7.50 10c Napoleon III Type I, bistre on yellowish, VF, medium lozenge cancel, thin, 1.25

  14c 20.00 10c Napoleon III Type II, bistre on yellowish, F-VF 4 margins one close, light lozenge cancel, 7.50

15 1.35 20c Napoleon III, blue on bluish Type I, VF 4 good margins, light cancel, .60

15a 1.35 20c Napoleon III, dark blue on bluish Type I, VF 4 good margins, light cancel, .75

15d 4.00 20c Napoleon III, dark blue on bluish Type II, F-VF 4 margins one narrow, light cancel, 1.50
  removed 16 190.00 20c Napoleon III, dark blue on greenish, Type I, VF 4 good margins, very light star cancel, 87.50 (minus discount)
sold 17 250.00 25c Napoleon III "Empire Franc," F-VF 4 margins but close at top left, on-the-nose light star cancel (Yvert 285 Euros = $401), 97.50 (minus discount)

18 11.00 40c Napoleon III, orange on yellowish, F-VF 4 margins one small, light lozenge cancel, 2.50

18 cover 140.00 40c Napoleon III, orange on yellowish, on VF little cover from Boulogne sur Mer to Portsmouth (England). mailed May 26 1859, red boxed "PD" and London and Portsmouth receiving cancels on May 27, stamp cut into but good color, with light lozenge cancel (Maury 125 Euros = $140.00), 32.50
sold  19(1) 42.50 80c lake on yellowish, Napoleon III, VF 4 margins, 3 good and one immense, lozenge "749" cancel, (Yvert 60 Euros = $77), 29.50

 

sold 19(2) 42.50 80c lake on yellowish, Napoleon III, VF 4 margins, lozenge "2221" cancel (Yvert 60 Euros = $77), 24.50

 

19(3) 42.50 80c lake on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF 4 margins, left one smallish, lozenge with "749" cancel (Yvert 60 Euros = $77), 19.50
  19(4) 42.50 80c dark lake on yellowish, Napoleon III, XFapp 4 large margins, light lozenge cancel, small thin (Yvert 120 Euros = $150), 17.50

 

sold 20(1) 42.50 80c pale rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F-VF almost 4 margins, light lozenge cancel (Yvert 60 Euros = $78), 8.50
  20(2) 42.50 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, XFapp 4 large margins, off-the-face light lozenge cancel, beautiful but hard-to-see replaced lower left corner (Yvert 55 Euros = $70), 6.50

 

20 cover N/A 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, 3 margin copy (top margin has partial frame line) with red lozenge cancel, on VF folded letter from Le Havre to  York, mailed 17 March 1862 & received 31 April (Yvert 1000 Euros = $1120), 137.50 (minus discount)

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21c**(1) N/A 1F lake, Napoleon III, convincing counterfeit block of 4, VF NH w/gum, 27.50 (larger blocks prorata)

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21c**(2) N/A 1F lake, Napoleon III, convincing counterfeit single, VF NH w/gum, 7.50

 

22*(1) 140.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ OG H (Yvert 200 Euros = $255), 49.50

 

sold 22*(2) 140.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ OG H, fresh (Yvert 200 Euros = $255), 49.50
  22*(3) 140.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ OG paper hinge that shows on either side at the top, (Yvert 200 Euros = $255), 22.50
  22(1) 30.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ centered to the bottom but equal side-to-side, light "NICE" CD cancel, lovely item, 14.50
sold  22(2) 30.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ centered to the bottom but equal side-to-side, light CD cancel, nice item, 12.50

 

  22(3) 30.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F-VF centering, shortened perforations on the right, light "Montpellier" CD cancel, 7.50
22(4) 30.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F-VF centering, minor perf thin on right, light "Paris" CD cancel, 6.50

 

22(5) 30.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, freak perforations, with bottom of next stamp on top, Paris CD cancel, 5.50
  22a(*) 140.00 1c bronze green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ RG HR fresh (Yvert NG 70 Euros = $92), 24.50
  23(*) 190.00 5c Napoleon III yellowish green on greenish, F+app NG one thin perforation (Yvert for NG 100 Euros = $126), 37.50

23(1) 20.00 5c yellowish green on greenish, Napoleon III, F+ very light CD, lozenge, or star cancel, 4.00

23(2) 20.00 5c yellowish green on greenish, Napoleon III, VFapp light CD cancel, tiny thin, beautiful stamp, 3.50

23(3) 20.00 5c yellowish green on greenish, Napoleon III, F-VFapp light star & "3" cancel, tiny thin, very nice, 2.50

 

sent 23a(*) 225.00 5c deep green on greenish, Napoleon III, F (centered to left & top), traces of OG HR (Ceres for NG 100 Euros = $126), 22.50

23a 12.50 5c deep green on greenish, Napoleon III, F+ "Lumel 6 Juin" CD cancel, tiny thin, 3.50
  25(1) 2.75 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, Type I, VF centering, neat star "22" cancel, couple of short perforations, 1.25
25(2) 2.75 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, Type I, F-VF light off-the-face cancel, couple of short perforations at the top, 1.00

25(3) 2.75 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, Type I, F+ star cancel, .75

25a(1) 8.50 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, Type II, F-VF star "11" cancel, 2.50

25a(2) 8.50 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, Type II, F+ light lozenge cancel, couple of shortened perfs, 1.50

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sold  26* 225.00 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, bit of foxing on perfs at lower right, F+ OG LH, 29.50
  sold 26(1) 1.25 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, VF light lozenge cancel, .75
  26(2) 1.25 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, F-VF "2032" or "2305" lozenge cancel, .50
  26(3) 1.25 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, F-VF light lozenge cancel, .50
  26(4) N/A Two copies of 20c blue on bluish Napoleon III on piece, one with missing perfs at bottom, F+ centering, full pointille cancel (Yvert 2 x 20 Euros = $52), 7.50
    26(5) N/A Two copies of 20c blue on bluish Napoleon III on piece, F+ centering, gray letters "FRANCIA VIA DI MARE" on stamps and again to the left of stamps (Maury 40 Euros = $53 for single stamp), 22.50
    27(1) 8.50 40c orange on yellowish, Napoleon III, VF "D" lozenge cancel (Yvert 7 Euros =$9.50), 3.00
    27(2) 8.50 40c orange on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF large "2240" lozenge cancel, strong color (Yvert 7 Euros =$9.50), 2.50

  27(3) 8.50 40c orange on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+ centering, large "260" lozenge cancel (Yvert 7 Euros =$9.50), 1.75

  

  28(1) 30.00 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F-VF centering, light off-the-face star cancel, (Yvert 40 Euros = $54), 11.50

 

28(2) 30.00 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, VF centering, light cancel, missing upper left corner perforation (Yvert 40 Euros = $54), 4.50
  28a 35.00 80c bright rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F-VF centering, light lozenge cancel (Yvert 65 Euros = $88), very nice, 17.50

29 16.00 1c bronze green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ light CD cancel, thin or short perfs, 1.50
29a* 37.50 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F (centered to left & bottom) OG HH, 8.00
sold 29a(1) 16.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F-VF light off-the-face CD cancel (Yvert 20 Euros = $26), 6.00
29a(2) 16.00 1c olive green on pale blue, Napoleon III, F+ light CD cancel (Yvert 20 Euros = $26), 5.50

sold 30(1) 25.00 2c red brown Napoleon III, VF light off-the-face lozenge cancel, very nice, 9.00

30(2) 25.00 2c red brown Napoleon III, F-VF light off-the-face lozenge cancel, nice, 7.50

 

30(3) 25.00 2c red brown Napoleon III, F+ (centered to left & top), "Cavaillon 22 FEVR 65" CD cancel, mild discoloration in lower left corner, 2.50

30(4) 25.00 2c red brown Napoleon III, F+ (centered to bottom), light CD cancel, several short perfs but looks good, 2.00
31(*) 180.00 4c gray Napoleon III, F-VF centering, only a little gum HR, perforation flaws (Yvert 120 Euros for NG = $158), 12.50
  31(1) 42.50 4c gray Napoleon III, F-VF light "LILLE" CD cancel (Yvert 65 Euros = $82), nice, 17.50
31(2) 42.50 4c gray Napoleon III, VF CD cancel, somewhat shortened perfs on the left but ok (Yvert 65 Euros = $82), 10.50
  31(3) 42.50 4c gray Napoleon III, F-VFapp light "MARSEILLE" CD cancel, trivial thin on one corner perf (Yvert 65 Euros = $82), 9.50
31(4) 42.50 4c yellowish gray Napoleon III, VFapp light lozenge cancel (Yvert 65 Euros = $82) small shallow thin, fresh, 7.50

32(1) 5.00 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF light star or lozenge, 2.25

32(2) 5.00 10c bister on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+ star cancel, 1.50
    33(1) 1.60 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, F-VF large "2226" lozenge cancel, (Yvert 2 Euros = $2.75), .60
  sold 33(2) 1.60 20c blue on bluish, Napoleon III, F-VF light lozenge cancel, on piece with red "SUISSE 5 MARS 68" CD cancel, 1.50

34(1) 12.50 30c brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+ lozenge cancel, 4.50

34(2) 12.50 30c brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VFapp lozenge cancel, tiny thins, 2.25

34a(1) 30.00 30c dark brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, VF very light lozenge cancel, very nice, 14.50

34a(2) 30.00 30c dark brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF light star cancel, couple of short perfs but nice, 7.50
    34v(1) 17.00 30c brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+ centering, light star cancel, "fond ligne" (background of head made up of horizontal lines),  (Dallay 45 Euros = $50), nice, 12.50
    34v(2) 17.00 30c brown on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF centering, light lozenge, "fond ligne" (background of head made up of horizontal lines), couple of short perfs but very nice (Dallay 45 Euros = $50), 7.50

sold 35(1) 8.00 40c pale orange on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+, lozenge & "1769" cancel (Yvert 10 Euros = $11.20), 2.50
  35(2) 8.00 40c pale orange on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VF very light star cancel, marginal thins but nice, 1.75
    35a(1) 8.00 40c orange, Napoleon III, F-VF lozenge cancel, 3.50
    35a(2) 8.00 40c orange, Napoleon III, F+ lozenge cancel, 2.00

35a(3) 8.00 40c orange, Napoleon III, VF centering, light '769 'lozenge cancel, couple of short perforations, 2.00
  35a(4) 8.00 40c orange, Napoleon III, VF+ "2049" lozenge cancel, tiny thin but very nice, 2.00

NEW+ 36(1) 20.00 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F+ light off-the-face lozenge cancel, nice (Yvert 20 Euros = $21), 7.00

sold 36(2) 20.00 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F+app light lozenge cancel, small thin, looks nice, 2.50

NEW+ 36(3) 20.00 80c rose on pinkish, Napoleon III, F (perfs cutting on left and bottom) light star cancel, thin (Yvert 20 Euros = $21), 2.00
    36a(1) 24.00 80c carmine on yellowish, Napoleon III, F+app, light star & cancel, a few somewhat short perfs & thin but looks very nice, 4.00
  36a(2) 24.00 80c carmine on yellowish, Napoleon III, F-VFapp centering, lozenge cancel, short perf and thin, 2.50
sold 37(1) 800.00 5F Napoleon III gray, VFapp, lovely star "22" cancel, thin, 150.00 (minus discount)
  37(2) 800.00 5F Napoleon III gray, VFapp, grid cancel, filled thins, very nice, 135.00 (minus discount)
  37c 1,000.00
 
5F Napoleon III bluish gray, F-VFapp star cancel, shallow hinge thin (Yvert 1100 Euros = $1375), design is brighter and paper is whiter than shown in picture, 125.00 (minus discount)
37d 1,000.00
 
5F Napoleon III with "5" and "F" in blue, F+app heavy "Le Mans" CD cancel, thins, 1 mm tear at left, pulled perf at top (Yvert 1350 Euros = $1890), acceptable spacefiller, 32.50
sold  38(*)(1) 160.00 1c olive green Bordeaux "Repub Franc, VF-XFapp 4 immense margins, no gum, small thins (Yvert Report 2 without gum,  100 Euros = $135), 32.50
  38(*)(2) 160.00 1c olive green Bordeaux "Repub Franc," F-VFapp 4 margins one small, no gum, tiny pinpoint thin (Yvert Report 3 without gum, 100 Euros = $135), 22.50
  38(*)(3) 160.00 1c olive green Bordeaux "Repub Franc," F-VFapp 4 small margins all around, no gum, thin (Yvert Report 2 without gum, 100 Euros = $135), 17.50
  38(*)(4) 160.00 1c olive green Bordeaux, F-VFapp margins all around, no gum, 4 tears, acceptable space filler (Yvert Report 2 without gum, 100 Euros = $135), 6.00
38(1) 115.00 1c olive green Bordeaux (Report 3, State 2), VF 4 good margins, light CD cancel (Yvert 190 Euros = $250), very nice, 49.50
38(2) 115.00 1c olive green Bordeaux (Report 3, State 1), F+ 3 immense margins, left margin narrow and cutting frame line at top, light CD cancel (Yvert 160 Euros = $210), 22.50
  40(1) 250.00 4c light gray Bordeaux (Report 2), XFapp light off-the-face lozenge cancel, expertly rebacked, a beauty (Yvert Report 2, 280 Euros = $385), 34.50
40(2) 250.00 4c light gray Bordeaux (Report 2), F+app 3 big margins but the bottom margin is narrow and cuts into the design at left), light CD cancel, thin on left, 22.50
  40v ??? 4c yellowish gray Bordeaux (Report 1), XFapp light off-the-face lozenge cancel, shallow thin in the middle, rare & a beauty (with Sismondo certificate, Yvert 2500 Euros = $3385), 377.50 (minus discount)

 

sold 41c(*) 2250.00 5c yellow green Bordeaux Type A, XFapp 4 large margins, light crease and thin, no gum, nevertheless a beauty (Yvert Report 1, 2300 Euros without gum = $3050), 197.50 (minus discount)
  41(1) 200.00 5c yellow green Bordeaux Type B, VF 4 large margins 3 large & 1 adequate, lozenge cancel  (Yvert Report 2, 200 Euros  = $270), 52.50 (minus discount)
reserved 41(2) 200.00 5c yellow green Bordeaux Type B, VFapp light star & "18" cancel (Yvert Report 2, 200 Euros = $270), small thins but nice, 47.50
  41a(1) 175.00 5c green Bordeaux Type B, F-VF 4 margins 2 large, lozenge & "750" cancel, nice looking (Yvert Report 2, 200 Euros = $270), 47.50
  41a(2) 175.00 5c green Bordeaux Type B, F-VF 3 large margins, top one grazes frame-line in the middle but looks ok, mainly off-the-face lozenge cancel, fresh (Yvert Report 2, 200 Euros = $270), 42.50
  41a(3) 175.00 5c green Bordeaux Type B, F+ 3 very large margins & cut into at bottom, light lozenge & "4078" cancel, (Yvert Report 2, 200 Euros = $262), 29.50
sold 42(1) 60.00 10c light bistre brown Bordeaux Type A, F+app 3 immense margins touching frameline at right, lozenge & "3700" cancel, thin (Yvert 43Aa, 90 Euros = $120), 7.50
  NEW+  42(2) 60.00 10c lbistre Bordeaux Type A, VF 3 immense and 1 large margin, "LE PUY-EN-VELAY 72" CD cancel (Yvert 43Aa, 90 Euros = $120), 7.50
  42a(1) 100.00 10c bistre Bordeaux Type B, F 3 immense margins but narrow and just touching frameline on the left, "3781" lozenge cancel (Yvert Report 2, 140 Euros = $190), 17.50
  42a(2) 100.00 10c bistre Bordeaux Type B, F 3 large margins but cut into at top, with light largely off-the-face lozenge cancel (Yvert Report 2, 140 Euros = $190), 12.50
  42a(3) 100.00 10c bistre orange Bordeaux Type B, VFapp 4 very large margins just touching frameline at upper right, lozenge & "140" cancel, thin (Yvert Report 2, 140 Euros = $190), 10.50
sold
43 650.00 20c blue Type I Bordeaux, F+ moderate large numeral "2226" lozenge cancel, 3 large margins, left margin narrow and touching frame line at bottom, lovely bright stamp (Yvert Report 1, 700 Euros = $950), 172.50 (minus discount)
  44(2) 55.00 20c blue Type II Bordeaux, F+ very light star cancel; margins: two immense, one adequate & top one touching frameline at left (Yvert Type II, Report 3, 65 Euros = $88), 9.50
  44(3) 55.00 20c blue Type II Bordeaux, F+ off-the-face "2084" lozenge cancel; three good margins and right one narrow cutting frame line at the bottom, lovely stamp (Yvert Type II, Report 1, 65 Euros = $88), 8.50
    45(1) 20.00 20c blue Type III Bordeaux, VF light lozenge & large "3621" cancel, 4 good margins (Yvert Type III, Report 2, 25 Euros = $33), lovely stamp, 9.50
    45(2) 20.00 20c blue Type III Bordeaux, VF large "169" lozenge cancel, light vertical not easily seen crease (Yvert Type III, Report 2), 2.00
  46(1) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux XF 4 immense margins, lozenge & "2240" cancel (Yvert 250 = $265), 92.50 (minus discount)
46(2) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux, F-VF 3 good margins 2 of them immense touching frame line at top, light lozenge cancel (Yvert 250 Euros = $265), 49.50 (minus discount)
46(3) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux, F-VF 4 margins 2 of them immense but close at top & left, large "2240" lozenge cancel (Yvert 250 Euros = $265), 39.50
  46(4) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux, XFapp 4 large margins, light cancel, thin but very nice looking (Yvert 250 Euros = $265), 37.50
    46(5) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux, XFapp 4 large margins, light lozenge & off-the-face  "3219" cancel, filled thin but lovely (Yvert 250 Euros = $265), 36.50
  46(6) 225.00 30c brown Bordeaux, F+ one immense and one adequate margin, cut into at top and a bit at right, light lozenge cancel (Yvert 250 Euros = $265), 22.50
  47(1) 115.00 40c orange Bordeaux, VF 4 large margins, heavyish "1937" lozenge cancel (Yvert 130 Euros = $174), 32.50
sold 47(2) 115.00 40c orange Bordeaux, F-VF 3 immense margins but just touching frameline at top, light lozenge cancel, tiny scissor cut at bottom of left margin that is nowhere near design (Yvert 130 Euros = $174), 28.50
  47(3) 115.00 40c orange Bordeaux, F 3 large marginswith top one cutting slightly into the design, full "2429" lozenge cancel (Yvert 130 Euros = $174), 17.50

 

sold 48(1) 250.00 80c Bordeaux rose, XFapp light cancel, margins added on two sides, (Yvert 320 Euros = $427), A BEAUTY, 49.50

  

48(2) 250.00 80c Bordeaux rose , F light "2656" lozenge cancel, 3 large margins with top one cutting slightly into design (Yvert 320 Euros = $427), 37.50

  

48(3) 250.00 80c Bordeaux rose , F-VFapp lozenge cancel, 2 large & 2 small margins, thin and with a light crease (Yvert 320 Euros = $427), 24.50
  50(3) 24.00 1c olive green Ceres, F+ very light red CD cancel, tiny stain at lower left (Yvert 25 Euros = $33) 3.25
50(1) 24.00 1c olive green Ceres, F+ light CD cancel, 4.00
  50(2) 24.00 1c olive green Ceres, F+ very light red CD cancel, tiny stain at lower left (Yvert 25 Euros = $33) 3.25
50a 15.00 1c bronze green Ceres, F+ very light CD cancel nice, 3.75

 

51(1) 15.00 2c red brown, Ceres, F-VF light CD cancel, nice (Yvert 20 Euros = $25), 5.00

51(2) 15.00 2c red brown, Ceres F+ "PARIS 18 AVRIL 74" cancel, 3.50

51(3) 15.00 2c red brown, Ceres, F+ CD cancel, 2.75

 

sold 52(1) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, F-VF light lozenge with large "1471" cancel, LOVELY STAMP (Yvert 50 Euros = $62.50), 19.50
  52(2) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, VF virtually on-the-nose "PARIS 22 MARS 73 PAL. DU LUXEM" cancel (Yvert 50 Euros = $62.50), 14.50
  52(3) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, VF on-the-nose "VERSAILLES A PARIS 27 JANV. 74" cancel (Yvert 50 Euros = $62.50), 12.50
  52(4) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, VF light CD cancels, uneven perforations on top but nice (Yvert 50 Euros = $62.50), 10.50

 

52(5) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, F+ CD cancel (Yvert 50 Euros = $63), 8.50
52(6) 45.00 4c gray, Ceres, F+ with neat red Paris Imprimes "18 JANV 74" cancel, partially clipped perforations on right but pretty (Yvert 70 Euros = $88), 4.50

53(1) 8.25 5c yellow green, Ceres, VF neat light off-the-face CD or lozenge cancel, very nice (Yvert 10 Euros = 12.50), 4.00

53(2) 8.25 5c yellow green, Ceres, F+ centering, lozenge with large numbers cancel, 2.25

53(3) 8.25 5c yellow green, Ceres, F+ centering, red CD cancel, tiny thin, 1.25
  54 72.50 10c bister on yellowish, Ceres, F+ "4139" lozenge cancel, short perforations at right and bottom (Yvert 85 Euros = $113), 7.25
  54v 72.50 10c bister brown on yellowish, Ceres, F-VF extremely light cancel, 3 short perforatons at bottom but bright and very attractive (Yvert 120 Euros = $160), 21.50

 

  55(*) 300.00 10c bister on rose, Ceres, F-VF, 4 short perforations at bottom but nice looking, has an unsoakable piece of paper stuck to the back suggesting it may be thin underneath, 22.50 
    55(1) 10.50 10c bister on rose, Ceres, F-VF lozenge cancel with "631?" (Yvert 12 Euros = $16), nice, 3.50
  55(2) 10.50 10c bister on rose, Ceres, F+ lozenge cancel with "212" (Yvert 12 Euros = $16), nice, 2.50
  55(3) 10.50 10c bister on rose, Ceres, F+app very light lozenge cancel, small thin (Yvert 12 Euros = $16), 1.50

  56(1) 5.00 15c bister, Ceres, VF light lozenge cancel, nice, 2.00

56(2) 5.00 15c bister, Ceres, F-VF "6316" lozenge cancel, 1.50
  56(3) 5.00 15c bister, Ceres, F+ very light "57??," lozenge cancel, 1.25
    56(4) 5.00 15c bister, Ceres, F+ lozenge & *139," "2082," or "3903" cancel, 1.00
  56pair 10.00 15c bister, Ceres, F+ pair with nearly full small "420" lozenge cancel, 2.50
57 7.50 20c dull blue, Ceres, F+ star,"3661" lozenge, or "5687" lozenge cancel, 1.50

 

58(*) 145.00 25c blue, Ceres Type I, F-VF regummed LHR, pulled perf and tiny associated thin on left (Yvert without gum 70 Euros = $100), fresh with good color, 14.50
  58 1.60 25c blue, Ceres, F-VF light off-the-face star cancel, .50
  59(1) 7.00 40c orange, Ceres, F-VF centering, anchor in lozenge cancel, (Yvert 12 Euros = $16), 3.25
    59(2) 7.00 40c orange, Ceres, F+ centering, light "24" star or "?065" lozenge cancel, (Yvert 8 Euros = $10.50), 1.75
    59a(1) 10.00 40c orange yellow, Ceres, F-VF centering, "631?" or "27??" lozenge cancel, (Yvert 10 Euros = $13), 2.75

59a(2) 10.00 40c orange yellow, Ceres, F+ centering, light "24" star or  cancel (Yvert 9 Euros = $13), 2.00

60(1) 17.50 10c bistre on rose, Ceres with larger numerals, F-VF light CD cancel, nice, 4.50

60(2) 17.50 10c bistre on rose, Ceres with larger numerals, F-VF CD cancel, 3.75

60(3) 17.50 10c bistre on rose, Ceres with large numerals, F+ CD cancel, 3.00

61(1) 4.00 15c bistre, Ceres with larger numerals, VF light star "6" or "25" cancel, 1.50

61(2) 4.00 15c bistre, Ceres with larger numerals, F+ light star "1" cancel, 1.00
61(3) 4.00 15c bistre, Ceres with larger numerals, F+ star "35," lozenge "454" or CD cancel, .75

62(1) 6.50 30c brown, Ceres with larger numerals, F+ light "BORDEAUX CD cancel, 1.50

62(2) 6.50 30c brown, Ceres with larger numerals, F+ star "1," "1302" or "1772" lozenge cancel, 1.25
63 13.50 80c rose, Ceres with larger numerals, F+ light star or lozenge cancel, thin (Yvert 12 Euros = $16), 1.50
    64(1) 70.00 1c green, Sage Type I, F-VF centering, light CD cancel, very nice (Yvert 90 Euros = $115), 27.50
sold 64(2) 70.00 1c green, Sage Type I, F+ centering, very light CD "77" cancel, lovely stamp (Yvert 90 Euros = $115), 23.50
  64(3) 70.00 1c green, Sage Type I, VF centering, light CD cancel, shortened perforations at upper right but very nice (Yvert 90 Euros = $115), 19.50
    64(4) 70.00 1c green, Sage Type I, F-VFapp, light CD cancel, thin but nice looking (Yvert 90 Euros = $115), 12 .50

 

64(5) 70.00 1c green, Sage Type I, F+ light cancel, clipped corner at upper right (Yvert 90 Euros = $115), 5.50

 

65(1) 250.00 2c green on greenish. Sage Type I, F+ light off-the-face spaper cancel, nice luminous copy (Yvert 350 Euros = $482.50), 112.50 (minus discount)

 

  65(2) 250.00 2c green on greenish. Sage Type I, F+app "8 AUOT 76" cancel, thin,(Yvert 300 Euros = $404.50), 52.50 (minus discount)
    66(1) 55.00 4c Sage Type I green on greenish, F-VF very light cancel only in lower left corner, looks almost unused, very nice 21. 50
sold 66(2) 55.00 4c Sage Type I green on greenish, F-VF light CD cancel, 19.50
    66(3) 55.00 4c Sage Type I green on greenish, F+ red spaper cancel (Yvert  90 Euros = $121), 18. 50
66(4) 55.00 4c Sage Type I green on greenish, F-VFapp light CD cancel, small thin but nice looking, 8.50
    67(1) 45.00 5c Sage Type I green on greenish, VF very light CD cancel, gorgeous copy 24. 50
    67(2) 45.00 5c Sage Type I green on greenish, F-VF light "8 OCT. 76" CD cancel, very nice 21. 50
    67(3) 45.00 5c Sage Type I green on greenish, F+ indistinct red spaper cancel, (Yvert 70 = $94), 19.50
    68(1) 22.50 10c green on greenish, Sage Type I, F-VF light "8 AVRIL 77" CD cancel, nice, 7.5 0
  68(2) 22.50 10c green on greenish, Sage Type I, almost F-VF light CD cancel, nice, 6.50
    68(3) 22.50 10c green on greenish, Sage Type I, F+ light "(DU)NKERQUE 4 JANV. 77" CD cancel, nice, 5.50
  68(4) 22.50 10c green on greenish, Sage Type I, almost F-VF light CD cancel several short perfs but nice, 4.00
    69(1) 18.00 15c Sage Type I gray lilac on grayish, VF on-the-nose "PARIS 11 SEPT. 76" CD cancel, very nice, 9.00
    69(2) 18.00 15c Sage Type I gray lilac on grayish, F-VF light "11 DEC. 76" CD cancel, nice, 7.00

 

70* 600.00 20c red brown Sage Type I, F-VF centering OG HH, pulled perforation at top (Yvert 550 Euros = $730), 24.50

 

70(1) 18.00 20c red brown Sage Type I, VF light corner CD cancel, bright color, 9.00
70(2) 18.00 20c red brown Sage Type I, F-VF medium CD cancel, 4.75
  70(3) 18.00 20c red brown Sage Type I, F+ "(B)ONNE-S-MENOGE 18 OCT 80" CD cancel, good color,nice, 4.50

73(1) 8.25 30c Sage Type I, VF CD cancel, 3.50

73(2) 8.25 30c Sage Type I, F-VF light CD cancel, 3.25

  73(3) 8.25 30c Sage Type I, F+ on-the-nose small CD cancel, 2.50

  73(4) 8.25 30c Sage Type I, F+ "2 JUIL. 80" CD cancel, 2.00
sold
74 35.00 40c Sage Type I, F+ CD cancel, several short perforations but ok, 5.00

  75(1) 13.50 75c Sage Type I, VF light CD cancel, good color, very nice 6.00

  75(2) 13.50 75c Sage Type I, almost F-VF good color, light CD cancel, 4.75
  75(3) 13.50 75c carmine rose, Sage Type I, F-VF "4 JUIN 87" light CD cancel, trivial corner perforation crease at upper right (Yvert 120 Euros = $150), 4.50
75(4) 13.50 75c Sage Type I, F+ light "PARIS 18 AOUT 85" CD cancel, 4.25

  76(1) 11.00 1F Sage Type I, VF light CD cancel, 5.00

  76(2) 11.00 1F Sage Type I, F-VF "BERGERAC 5 AVRL 80"  CD cancel, 4.50

  76(3) 11.00 1F Sage Type I, F+ "PAR)IS 20 AOUT 71" CD cancel, 2.50

  76(4) 11.00 1F Sage Type I, VFapp  very light CD cancel, very nice looking, 2.25

76(5) 11.00 1F Sage Type I, VFapp "PARIS" CD cancel, small thin, 1.50
  77(1) 19.00 2c Sage Type II, F+ spaper cancel "NOVEMBRE 1" and lines, fresh and attractive (Yvert 35 Euros = $46), 8.50
  77(2) 19.00 2c Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel (Yvert 20 Euros = $26.50), 6.00
  77(3) 19.00 2c Sage Type II, F (centered to bottom & left but ok) light CD cancel (Yvert 20 Euros = $26.50), 3.50
    78* 25.00 5c Sage Type II, VF centering OG paper hinge, short perf at lower left corner (Yvert 40 Euros = $52), 3.50

  

78(*)(1) 25.00 5c Sage Type II, green on greenish, F-VF NG (Dallay 9 Euros for NG = $12), 3.00 

 

  78(*)(2) 25.00 5c Sage Type II, green on greenish, F+app NG & thin, strong color (Dallay 9 Euros for NG = $12), 1.50 

 

78v(*) N/A 5c Sage Type II, green on greenish, variety with shadow after top of "S" in "POSTE," F-VF NG (Dallay 74, 12 Euros for no gum = $16), 5.00

78(1) ? 5c Sage Type II green on greenish, F-VF "3038" in lozenge (unusually late usage of this cancelation), 7.50

78(2) ? 5c Sage Type II green on greenish, VF red Paris journaux cancel, "31 AOUT 78" (Maury cancel J2, 9 Euros = $12), 2.75

78(3) ? 5c Sage Type II green on greenish, F-VF red Paris imprimes cancel, "20 JUIN 78"(Maury cancel I3A, 6 Euros = $8), 1.75

78(4) ? 5c Sage Type II dark green on greenish, F-VF on-the-nose "NOGENT S/SEINE 2 MARS 96" CD cancel, very nice, 1.00

79 240.00 10c green, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, 5 shortened perforations at bottom but ok, 49.50

80(1) 1.90 15c gray, Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, nice looking stamp, .75

80(2) 1.90 15c gray, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, .50

 

  81(*) 425.00 25c Sage ultramarine Type II, F-VFapp no gum, two short non-obvious tears on the right, 19.50

81(1) 1.00 25c ultramarine Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, .50

81(2) 1.00 25c Sage ultramarine Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, .50
  81a* 475.00 25c blue on bluish Sage Type II, F-VF og small LHR, numeral handstamp & pencil on back, with APES certificate of authenticity (Yvert 675 Euros = $900), very nice 152.50 (minus discount)

81a(1) 1.50 25c blue on bluish Sage Type II, VF light CD cancel, .75

81a(2) 1.50 25c blue on bluish Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, .60

81a(3) 1.50 25c blue on bluish Sage Type II, F+ light "BEAUCOURT 12 MARS 78" CD cancel, .50
sold
82* 82.50 30c yellow brown, Sage Type II, F+ OG LH, 26.50
  82(*) 82.50 30c yellow brown, Sage Type II, F+ regummed, rough perforations at top, 7.50

82 1.40 30c yellow brown, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, .40
  82a* 90.00 30c brown, Sage Type II, F+ OG paper hinge, shallow thin, 12.50

82a(1) 1.40 30c brown Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, .60

82a(2) 1.40 30c brown Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, .40
  83(1) 110.00 75c carmine rose, Sage Type II, VF very light CD cancel, very nice, 47.50
  83(2) 110.00 75c carmine rose, Sage Type II, F+ "PARIS 23 NOV 88" light CD cancel, 27.50
  83(3) 110.00 75c carmine rose, Sage Type II, F+ CD cancel, good color, 24.50
  83(4) 110.00 75c carmine rose, Sage Type II, F+ 3 missing perforations, heavyish CD cancel, 6.50
    84*(1) ? 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, VF millesime (mint pair with gutter between them showing an "8") OG paper hinges on both stamps, very minor bends in one stamp (Yvert 475 Euros = $630), 137.50 (minus discount)
  84*(2) 150.00 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, F-VF OG LHR, missing perf at upper right, tissue paper covering much of back, (Yvert 225 Euros = $290) 18.50
  84*(3) 150.00 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, F+app OG hinge thin (Yvert 225 Euros = $290), 17.50
84(1) 7.50 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, VF "(O)RANGE (VAU)CLUSE 30 JUIN 84" CD cancel, very nice, 3.50

84(2) 7.50 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, F-VF light cancel, 2.50

84(3) 7.50 1F bronze green, Sage Type II, F+ "PARIS 31 MAI 86" CD cancel, 1.75
    86(1) 1.75 1c black on lilac, F+ +spaper print cancel (Yvert 5 Euros = $7), 1.25
    86(2) 1.75 1c black on lilac, VF light CD cancel, a beauty, .90
86(3) 1.75 1c black on lilac, F-VF light cancel, .60

  86a(*) 3.75 1c black on gray blue, F+ NG missing perf at bottom, .75

  86a(1) 1.75 1c black on gray blue, F-VF light CD cancel, .60

86a(2) 1.75 1c black on gray blue, F+ light cancel, .50
  88** 4.50 2c brown on straw, F+ OG NH, one short perf at bottom (Maury
Type IIA, 14 Euros = $18.50), 2.50
    88*(1) 4.50 2c brown on straw, F-VF OG H, 1.50
  88*(2) 4.50 2c brown on straw, F (centered to the right) OG LHR, 1.00

88(*) 4.50 2c brown on straw, F+ (centered top & right) NG, .75

88 1.90 2c brown on straw, F+ CD cancel, .50

88a* 4.50 2c brown on yellow, F-VF OG LHR, 1.25

88a(1) 1.90 2c brown on yellow, F-VF CD cancel, .75

88a(2) 1.90 2c brown on yellow, F+ CD cancel, .50
  89(1) 47.50 3c yellow on straw, F-VF centering, light "Tourville 7 AOUT 88" CD cancel, fresh (Yvert 50 Euros = $66), very nice, 17.50
  89(2) 47.50 3c yellow on straw, F-VF centering, light "79" CD cancel, fresh (Yvert 50 Euros = $66), 14.00
    89(3) 47.50 3c yellow on straw, F-VF centering, "14 AOUT 78" CD cancel, (Yvert 50 Euros = $66), 11.50
  89(4) 47.50 3c yellow on straw, F+ centering, light CD cancel, fresh but small thin (Yvert 50 Euros = $66), 6.00

90* 5.00 4c claret on lavender, F+ OG LHR, 1.00
90(*) 5.00 4c claret on lavender, F+ NG but fresh, .50

90(1) 1.90 4c claret on lavender, F-VF red (imprimes) cancel (Yvert 10 Euros = $13), 1.75

90(2) 1.90 4c claret on lavender, VF light CD cancel, .75

90(3) 1.90 4c claret on lavender, F+ "Paris Pyrenees 30 Avr 06" on the nose cancel, .60

90(4) 1.90 4c claret on lavender, F-VF light CD cancel, .60
removed  91*(1) 35.00 10c black on lavender Type II, F+ but nicely centered side to side, light OG H, 8.50

 

91*(2) 35.00 10c black on lavender Type II, F-VFapp OG H, small corner thin, 4.50

91(*) 35.00 10c black on lavender Type II, F NG, 3.00

91 1.00 10c black on lavender Type II, VF very light cancel, very nice, .50
sold 92*(1) 27.50 15c blue on white, F+ OG H, fresh, 6.50

92*(2) 27.50 15c blue on white, F+ OG LHR, missing perforation in  upper right corner, 3.25
  92(1) .80 15c blue on white, F-VF on-the-nose "PARIS 19 T 98 DEPART" CD cancel, .30
    92(2) .80 15c blue on white, F-VF light CD cancel, .25

 

sold 92b* 450.00 15c blue on bluish, F-VFapp OG paper HR, light horizontal crease doesn't show from front (Yvert 500 Euros = $705), 32.50
  92b 15.00 15c blue on bluish, VF "5 FEVR 81" CD cancel, 6.00
  92b 15.00 15c blue on bluish, F-VF on-the-nose "MONTEREAU, 26 JANV 86" CD cancel, 5.00
  92b 15.00 15c blue on bluish, F+ very light CD cancel, 4.00
    93(1) 25.00 25c black on dark red, F-VF red "JOURNAUX CD cancel, nice and unusual (Maury 42 Euros = $56), 12.50

  

93(2) 25.00 25c black on dark red, F-VF light CD cancel, nice (Yvert 30 Euros = $40), 7.75

  

  93(3) 25.00 25c black on red, F-VF light "PARIS 17 MARS 79" CD cancel (Yvert 25 Euros = $33), nice, 7.50

 

93(4) 25.00 25c black on dark red, F+ light CD cancel (Yvert 30 Euros = $40), 5.00
  94(1) 35.00 35c black on yellow, VF light CD cancel, 13.50
  94(2) 35.00 35c black on yellow, F-VF "LE HAVRE" CD cancel, 3.50
  94 35.00 35c black on bright yellow, F+ off-the-face cancel, short perforations and weak corner, 3.50
  94a(1) 35.00 35c black on yellowish orange, F+ centering, light  CD cancel, 8.50
  94a(2) 35.00 35c black on yellowish orange, F-VF centering, light  CD cancel, nice but two short perfs, 7.00
  94a(3) 35.00 35c black on yellowish orange, F+ light CD cancel, nice but clipped at lower left, 4.00
  95* 90.00 40c red on straw, F-VF light OG H, missing perf at upper fight-hand corner, 17.50

95(1) 2.10 40c red on straw, F-VF light on-the-nose "BEINE 3 OCT 98 MARNE" CD cancel, very nice, 1.00

  95(2) 2.10 40c red on straw, F-VF light nicely centered "LA BATHIE 29 JUIL 99" CD cancel, very nice, .75
    95(3) 2.10 40c Sage Type II, F+ on-the-nose "BOURGES 5 OCT 98" cancel, .60

95(4) 2.10 40c red on straw, F+ very light CD cancel, .50
  96(1) 70.00 5F light violet on lavender, VF very light CD cancel (Yvert 90 Euros = $128), beautiful, 42.00
  96(2) 70.00 5F light violet on lavender, VF medium "29 JUIN 92" CD cancel (Yvert 90 Euros = $128), 29.50

 

96(3) 70.00 5F violet on lavender, F-VFapp pinhole & tear hard to see from the front, light CD cancel, nice looking, 4.50

 

96(4) 70.00 5F violet on lavender, F+app heavy cancel, thins, 3.50
  96b(1) 90.00 5F red lilac on lavender, VF light on-the-nose "PARIS 30 JANV 01" CD cancel (Yvert 100 Euros = $140), very nice, 42.50
96b(2) 90.00 5F red lilac on lavender, VFapp light CD cancel, 2 thin perforations at top (Yvert 100 Euros = $140), very nice looking, 17.50
  96b(3) 90.00 5F red lilac on lavender, F+ centering, light CD cancel, nice looking stamp but with repaired tear & corner crease, 5.50
  96b(4) 90.00 5F red lilac on lavender, VF centering, very heavy "91" cancel but sound, 4.00
    96b(5) 90.00 5F red lilac on lavender, F-VF light cancel, faded, small thin and round corner, 2.50
    97* 4.00 3c gray, VFapp og LH horizontal crease, .60

97(1) 1.75 3c gray, VF centering, light CD cancel, very nice, .90

97(2) 1.75 3c gray, VF centering, medium "PARIS 26 JANV 97" CD cancel, .75

97(3) 1.75 3c gray, F-VF centering, light cancel, .60

97(4) 1.75 3c gray, F+ centering, light cancel, .50
98(*) 37.50 20c red on yellow green, F-VF regummed H, nice fresh-looking stamp (Dallay 20 Euros without gum = $26), 7.50

98(1) 4.25 20c red on yellow green, VF light black "JOURNAUX 7 DEC 88" cancel (Maury cancel J2), very nice, 2.00

98(2) 4.25 20c red on yellow green, F+ light black "IMP(RIMES) P.P. 1 "7 JANV 00" CD cancel (Maury cancel I3A), 1.25

98a 5.75 20c red on green, F-VF light black "9 MARS 91" (imprimes Maury cancel I6A) CD cancel, 1.75

 

  99(*) 325.00 25c bister on yellow, F+ NG but nice (Dallay 135 Euros without gum = $180), 37.50

  99(1) 5.00 25c bister on yellow, F-VF centering, very light CD cancel, 1.75

99(2) 5.00 25c bister on yellow, F-VF "PARIS 25 AVRIL 88 RUE LETTRE" CD cancel, 1.50

99(3) 5.00 25c bister on dark yellow, F-VF "PARIS 16 AVRIL 86 REPUBLIC" CD cancel, 1.50

99(5) 5.00 25c dark bister on yellow, F+ "4 JUIN 99" CD cancel, nice (Dallay 6.50 Euros = $8.50), 1.25

99(4) 5.00 25c dark bister on yellow, F-VF on-the-nose "PARIS 5 OCT. 79 PAL. DU LUXEMBOU(RG)" CD cancel, very nice (Dallay 6.50 Euros = $8.50), 1.50

 

sold
100*(1) 70.00 25c black on pale rose, F+ (but looks VF because it has margin below) partial OG LHR (Yvert 100 Euros = $133), 17.50

 

  100*(2) 70.00 25c black on pale rose, F+ OG LHR (Yvert 100 Euros = $133), 15.50
  100*(3) 70.00 25c black on pale rose, F+ OG H small wrinkle on back but ok (Yvert 100 Euros = $133), 13.50

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100(*) 70.00 25c black on pale rose, VF regummed VLH (Dallay 25 Euros for no gum = $33.50), BEAUTY, 11.50

100(1) 1.60 25c black on pale rose, F-VF light "PARIS 11 MAI 90" CD cancel, .60

100(2) 1.60 25c black on pale rose, F+ light CD cancel, .40

101(1) 3.25 50c rose on rose, Sage Type II, F-VF light CD cancel, .90

101(2) 3.25 50c rose on rose, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, .75

101a 3.25 50c carmine on rose, Sage Type II, F+ centering, "S-TERREAUX 24 DEC 93"  CD cancel, strong color, .75
102(1) 32.50 75c deep violet on orange, Sage Type II, F-VF medium "COMBOURG 12 JUIL 92" CD cancel, nice (Yvert 35 Euros = $46), 12.50

 

102(2) 32.50 75c deep violet on orange, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel (Yvert 35 Euros = $50), 9.50
  102(3) 32.50 75c deep violet on orange, Sage Type II, F+ CD cancel, strong color (Yvert 35 Euros = $49), 8.00
  102(4) 32.50 75c deep violet on orange, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel (Yvert 35 Euros = $50), 6.50
  102a(1) 45.00 75c deep violet on yellow, Sage Type II, VF "6 AOUT 96" CD cancel (Yvert 45 Euros = $64), nice, 19.50
102a(2) 45.00 75c deep violet on yellow, Sage Type II, F (design cut by perforations at top & right), light CD cancel, 5.00

 

  103** 17.00 15c blue on quadrille paper, Sage Type II, single from block to the left, F-VF OG NH, beautiful pristine item, 16.50 (also a pair at twice the price)

  103* 17.00 15c blue on quadrille paper, Sage Type II, F-VFapp OG HH , thin but nice looking, 1.75

  

103(1) .80 15c blue on quadrille paper, Sage Type II, F-VF "OR" (rural origin) in a circle cancel (Maury 12 Euros = $16), 5.00 

  

103(1) .80 15c blue on quadrille paper, Sage Type II, VF light corner CD cancel, .40 
104(1) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type II, VF light ""LAV 21 AOUT  99" undulated CD cancel, nice, .60

104(2) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type II, F+ on-the-nose "PARIS JOURNAUX PP1 19 JUIL 99" CD cancel, .40

104(3) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type II, F+ light CD cancel, .30
105(1) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type I, VF light CD cancel, nice, .60
  105(2) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type I, F-VF light CD cancel, very nice, .50

105(3) 1.25 5c yellow green, Sage Type I, F+ light CD cancel, .30
  106(1) 3.00 10c black on lavender, Sage Type I, VF light CD cancel, 1.50
106(2) 3.00 10c black on lavender, Sage Type I, F-VF light CD cancel, 1.25

106(3) 3.00 10c black on lavender, Sage Type I, F+ light CD cancel, .75

  107(1) 40.00 50c carmine on rose, Sage Type I, almost F-VF good color, light CD cancel, 14.50

  107(2) 40.00 50c carmine on rose, Sage Type I, F+ light CD cancel, 12.50

  107(3) 40.00 50c carmine on rose, Sage Type I, nearly F-VFapp, very light CD cancel, good color, thin, 6.00
    108(1) 50.00 2F brown on azure, Sage Type I, F-VF light off-the-face CD cancel, very  nice 18.50
    108(2) 50.00 2F brown on azure, Sage Type I, nearly F-VF light off-the-face CD cancel, nice, 16.50
108(3) 50.00 2F brown on azure, Sage Type I, VF CD cancel, 14.50
    108(4) 50.00 2F brown on azure, Sage Type I, F+ light CD cancel, 12.50
  108(5) 50.00 2F brown on azure, Sage Type I, VFapp, very light CD cancel, gash below neck of woman on left which looks like part of the design,  3.50

Revised: May 10, 2017