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Census of 24c Green & Violet, Center Inverted (Scott 120b)
90 Census Records

120b-UNC-01

120b-UNC-01
Fault

Notes:
    Provenance:
    • c. 1950’s (?) Acquired by Herbert Houghton “Hoky” Phillips Jr., a Texas relative of Benjamin D. Phillips and Weill client
    • c. 1985 H. Houghton Phillips collection sold to Weills
    • 1987 Sold to Ryohei Ishikawa in private transaction brokered by Harvey R. Warm and Scott R. Trepel (purchased from Weills)
    • 1993 Sep. 29 Ishikawa sale, Christie’s NY, lot 741, $205,000 hammer to Columbian Stamp Co. (Hagendorf), on behalf of private collector
    • c. 1996 Sold to Steven C. Walske (Lafayette) by Hagendorf
    • 2003 May 2 Walske (Lafayette) sale, Matthew Bennett Inc., lot 1332, $260,000 hammer to private collector (now deceased)
    • The David Wingate Collection, Siegel Sale 1180, 4/11/2018, lot 179
    Certificates:
    • PFC 242 (1946) “Genuine”
    • PFC 29685 (1969) “Genuine, small thin spot in grill”
    • PFC 398835 (2003) “Genuine, no gum, tiny thin spot in the grill area”
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    120b-UNC-02

    120b-UNC-02
    Sound

    Notes:
      Provenance:
      • 1933 Nov. 20 Hind sale, Phillips-Kennett, lot 390, $1,400, to Philip H. Ward
      • c. 1933-39 Sold to Wharton Sinkler (during second round of collecting)
      • 1949 Possibly the copy reported as belonging to Henry C. Gibson in Williams’s Stamps of Fame (1949)
      • c. 1950’s Sold to Metta Heathcote (d. 1965) by Ward
      • c. 1960 Sold to Capt. Barrett G. Hindes (d. 1964)
      • 1968 Jan. 23 Hindes sale, H. R. Harmer, lot 239, $10,000 to Weills
      • 1974 Feb. 1 Schafer sale, D. F. Kelleher, Sale 518, lot 2233 (with 119b-UNC-02 and 121b-UNC-06), $100,000 for set to “Newport”
      • 1974-2008 With “Newport” collector and his estate heir
      • 2008 Feb. 9 “Newport” sale, Philip Weiss, $1,125,000 plus 13% to private collector—world record for a single U.S. stamp
      Certificates:
      • PFC 26533 “Genuine, no gum”
      • PFC 458209 “Genuine, no gum”
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      120b-UNC-03

      120b-UNC-03
      Fault

      Notes:
        Provenance:
        • 1917 Aug. 21 Worthington sale (described as “perfs run in slightly at top”), J. C. Morgenthau, lot 478, $2,850
        • 1946 Col. Edward H. R. Green, Part 25, Costales 2/18/1946, lot 266, described at ex Worthington
        • 1949 Possibly the copy reported as belonging to Henry C. Gibson in Williams’ Stamps of Fame(1949)
        • c. 1990’s Sold to Frank E. Joseph, Jr., a Cleveland attorney and collector
        • 1998 May 9 1998 Rarities of the World, Sale 800, lot 313, $110,000 to Gary Posner as agent for private collector
        • c. 2004 Sold to William H. Gross by private collector through Charles Shreve and Tracy Shreve
        Certificates:
        • PFC 37170 “Genuine, two tiny margin creases between perfs”
        • PFC 41107 “Genuine, tiny corner margin crease”
        • PFC 326984 “Genuine, no gum, tiny corner crease at bottom right”
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        120b-UNC-04

        120b-UNC-04
        Unknown

        Notes:
          Provenance:
          • Tapling Collection, British Library
          Certificates:
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            120b-COV-01

            120b-COV-01
            Sound

            Notes:
            • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE18
            • Cork cancel
            Provenance:
            • Senator Ackerman Collection
            • Siegel 1984 Rarities, Sale 632, 4/14/1984, lot 287 - $75,000 hammer
            • Siegel 1990 Rarities, Sale 524, 5/19/1990, lot 168 - $52,500 hammer
            • Lafayette Collection, MBA 5/2/2003
            • Sagar Collection, Cherrystone 10/5/2011
            Certificates:
            • PFC 11718 (1960) “Genuine stamp removed and rehinged on cover”
            • PFC 188340 (1988) “Genuine, the 24¢ is hinged in place on this cover where it originated”
            • PFC 398944 (2003) “it is a genuine usage, the inverted stamp removed and replaced on this cover of origin, the cover with a large sealed tear at top center”
            • PFC 416030 (2004) “genuine usage, the inverted stamp removed and replaced on this cover of origin, the cover with a large sealed tear at top center”
            • PFC 499505 (2011) “Genuine usage, stamps lifted and placed back; the cover with a large sealed tear at top center
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            120b-CAN-PR-01

            120b-CAN-PR-01
            Sound

            Notes:
            • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE19
            • Horizontal pair
            • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
            Provenance:
            • Fox 2/20/1961
            • Siegel 1970 Rarities, Sale 371, 3/24/1970, lot 83 - $7,750 hammer
            • Kelleher 2/1/1974
            • Siegel 1994 Rarities, Sale 761, 9/27/1994, lot 1173 - $60,000 hammer
            • Zoellner Collection, Siegel Sale 804, 10/8/1998, lot 299 - $55,000
            • Siegel 2002 Rarities, Sale 846, 5/18/2002, lot 2175 - unsold
            • Siegel 2016 Rarities, Sale 1129, 5/31/2016, lot 372 - $90,000 hammer
            Certificates:
            • PFC 13742 “Genuine”
            • PFC 33103 (1970) “Genuine”
            • PSE 01110600 (2007) "Genuine"
            • PFC 537293 (2016) "Genuine"
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            120b-CAN-BL-01

            120b-CAN-BL-01
            Fault

            Notes:
            • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC08
            • Block of four
            • Segmented cork cancel
            • CENSUS, LITERATURE AND EXHIBITION REFERENCES
            • Lester G. Brookman, United States Postage Stamps of the 19th Century, Vol. II, p. 182
            • Michael Laurence, “The 24¢ 1869 Invert Block,” Chronicle 85, Feb. 1975
            • Donna O’Keefe, Linn’s Philatelic Gems II, pp. 151-152
            • L. N. Williams, Encyclopaedia of Rare and Famous Stamps, Vol. I, p. 318
            • Scott R. Trepel, “The Ishikawa 1869s,” Chronicle 162, May 1994
            • Stamp Exhibition, Eden Musée, New York City, March 1889 (Thorne)
            • London Philatelic Exhibition 1897, held at the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours, Great Britain (Thorne)
            • ANPHILEX 1971 “Aristocrats of Philately” (Weill)
            • INTERPHIL 1976 “Aristocrats of Philately” (Weill)
            • ANPHILEX 1996 “Aristocrats of Philately” (Siegel Auction Galleries)
            • Collectors Club of New York “Aristocrats of United States Philately” exhibit, December 2000 (Gross)
            • World Stamp Show 2016 Court of Honor (Gross)
            Provenance:
            • Discovered in Liverpool merchant’s correspondence files, circa 1888, by the so-called “Upside Down Man” (sold to a vest-pocket dealer)
            • Thomas Ridpath (bought from dealer for £5, circa 1888; sold or consigned to Henry Collin, Scott Stamp and Coin Co., mid-1888)
            • William Thorne (bought from Scott Stamp and Coin Co., 1888, for $200; collection sold privately to New England Stamp Co., 1902)
            • William H. Crocker (bought privately from New England Stamp Co.), Harmer, Rooke & Co., 11/23-25/1938, lot 285, to Y. Souren
            • Esmond Bradley Martin, Sr. (bought from and sold privately to Souren)
            • Leslie White (bought privately from Souren; collection sold privately to the Weills, circa 1949)
            • Benjamin D. Phillips (bought privately from Weills, October 1949, for $24,000; collection sold privately to Weills, 1968)
            • Ryohei Ishikawa (bought privately from Weills, circa 1977), Christie’s Robson Lowe sale, 9/28-29/1993, lot 746, to Siegel Auction Galleries
            • Steven Walske (bought privately from Siegel, 1997), Bennett sale, 5/2/2003, lot 1341 (later sold privately to Hagendorf/Columbian; resold privately to William H. Gross)
            • William H. Gross Collection, Siegel Sale 1188, 10/3/2018, lot 89 - $625,000 hammer
            Certificates:
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              120b-CAN-01

              120b-CAN-01
              Sound

              Notes:
              • Formerly 120b-CAN-C01
              • Segmented cork cancel
              Provenance:
              • Moody Collection, HRH 11/6/1950
              • Ambassador Collection, RAS 4/27/1966)
              • RAS 1971 Rarities
              • Grunin Collection, RAS 4/15/1975
              • Eubanks Collection, RAS Sale 1004, 3/1/2011, lot 186
              • RAS Sale 1090, 12/17/2014, lot 1280
              Certificates:
              • PFC 344209 “Genuine”
              • PFC 493605 “Genuine”
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              120b-CAN-02

              120b-CAN-02
              Fault

              Notes:
              • Formerly 120b-CAN-C02
              • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
              • Short perfs, nick, described as having margins added all around
              Provenance:
              • RAS 1/6/1975
              Certificates:
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                120b-CAN-03

                120b-CAN-03
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-C03
                • Segmented cork cancel
                • Reperfed all sides
                Provenance:
                • Harmer Rooke, 11/9/1954
                • HRH 2/4/1975
                Certificates:
                • RPS certificate
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                120b-CAN-04

                120b-CAN-04
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-C04
                • Circle of wedges cancel
                • Reperfed on 3 sides
                Provenance:
                • HRH 1/19/1971
                Certificates:
                • No PFC
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                120b-CAN-05

                120b-CAN-05
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-C05
                • Cork cancel
                • Reperfed on at least one side
                Provenance:
                • RAS 3/24/1970
                Certificates:
                • No PFC
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                120b-CAN-06

                120b-CAN-06
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW01
                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                Provenance:
                • HRH 5/28/1964
                • RAS 1976 Rarities
                • RAS 1979 Rarities
                • Curtis Collection, RAS Sale 1084, 11/5/2014, lot 3348 "two tiny tears and faint horizontal crease in top margin (all are very minor)"
                Certificates:
                • PFC 31050 “Genuine, two tiny tears and crease in top margin”
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                120b-CAN-07

                120b-CAN-07
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW02
                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                Provenance:
                • Argentum, RAS 2/23/1999 “faint crease and two tiny breaks in grill points not mentioned on cert.”
                • RAS 2001 Rarities “small corner crease at top right not mentioned on cert.”
                Certificates:
                • PFC 29686 “Genuine”
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                120b-CAN-08

                120b-CAN-08
                Sound

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW03
                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel and part of red “PD” in oval
                Provenance:
                • Andrew Levitt ad (Stamps, 1/1972)
                • RAS 1970 Rarities
                • Kelleher, 1/30/1976
                • Twigg-Smith, RAS 4/10/2001
                • RAS 2003 Rarities
                • Hansen, RAS 10/28/2008
                • RAS 2012 Rarities
                Certificates:
                • PFC 33104 “Genuine”
                • PFC 373568 “Genuine”
                • 2012 PSE (graded F-70)
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                120b-CAN-09

                120b-CAN-09
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW04
                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                Provenance:
                • Collection Green, HR, 11/13/1944
                • RAS 1969 Rarities
                • RAS 6/4/1970
                • RAS 4/6/1972
                • Engel, Corinphila 5/30/1975
                Certificates:
                • PFC 448 “Gen., slightly damaged”
                • PFC 38542 “Genuine, faint diagonal crease, tiny tear at top”
                • PFC 61384 “Genuine”
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                120b-CAN-10

                120b-CAN-10
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW05
                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                Provenance:
                • Fox, 6/26/1958 “corner creases”
                Certificates:
                • No PFC
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                120b-CAN-11

                120b-CAN-11
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW06
                • Circle of wedges cancel
                • Short perfs at right, perfs touch frame at left
                Provenance:
                • Duckworth, HR 12/11/1962
                • RAS 10/7/1964
                • RAS 4/6/1972
                Certificates:
                • PFC 508912 "Genuine, with a few slightly blunted perfs at upper right"
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                120b-CAN-12

                120b-CAN-12
                Fault

                Notes:
                • Formerly 120b-CAN-CW07
                • Circle of wedges cancel
                Provenance:
                • Matthies, RAS 11/14/1973 “corner crease, small tear”
                • RAS 2014 Rarities, Sale 1075, 6/26/2014, lot 1110 "small corner crease at top right"
                Certificates:
                • PFC 519227 "Genuine, corner crease at top right"
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                120b-CAN-13

                120b-CAN-13
                Fault

                Notes:
                  Provenance:
                    Certificates:
                    • PFC 316568 “Genuine, large repaired scissors cut at bottom right”
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                    120b-CAN-14

                    120b-CAN-14
                    Fault

                    Notes:
                      Provenance:
                        Certificates:
                        • PFC 297911 “Genuine, small closed tear at bottom center”
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                        120b-CAN-15

                        120b-CAN-15
                        Fault

                        Notes:
                          Provenance:
                            Certificates:
                            • PFC 272527 “Genuine, vertical crease and two tears at right”
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                            120b-CAN-16

                            120b-CAN-16
                            Sound

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-CE01
                            • Segmented cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • Wilshire Stamp Co. 4/1/1981
                            • Siegel Sale 833, 12/14/2000, lot 631 - $14,500 hammer
                            Certificates:
                            • PFC 35158 (1971) "Genuine"
                            • PFC 169783 (1987) “Genuine”
                            • PFC 415383 (2004) “Genuine”
                            • PFC 519110 (2014) "Genuine" (Graded 75)
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                            120b-CAN-17

                            120b-CAN-17
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-CE02
                            • Cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • Kelleher 2/28/1971 “horizontal crease, short perfs at left”
                            Certificates:
                            • No PFC
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                            120b-CAN-18

                            120b-CAN-18
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-CE03
                            • Cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • RAS 8/14/1968 “reperfed at top, thin spot in grill”
                            • RAS 2006 Rarities “thin spots, reperfed at top”
                            Certificates:
                            • No PFC
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                            120b-CAN-19

                            120b-CAN-19
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-NC01
                            • Heavy cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • Mozian 3/1949
                            • Wunsch, RAS 5/12/1978 “large filled thin, pinholes”
                            • Don David Price Collection, RAS Sale 1118, 3/15/2016, lot 127
                            Certificates:
                            • PFC 344751 “Genuine, small closed tear at top and small thins”
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                            120b-CAN-20

                            120b-CAN-20
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-NC02
                            • Cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • Hall Collection, RAS Sale 1096, 4/28/2015, lot 237 "extensively repaired with large part of paper and design added at bottom"
                            Certificates:
                            • PFC 12169 “Genuine, extensively repaired at top”
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                            120b-CAN-21

                            120b-CAN-21
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-NC03
                            • Segmented cork cancel
                            Provenance:
                            • Newbury, RAS 10/17/1961 “pinpoint thin spot”
                            Certificates:
                            • No PFC
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                            120b-CAN-22

                            120b-CAN-22
                            Fault

                            Notes:
                              Provenance:
                              • Heimburger Collection, RAS Sale 1054, 10/10/2013, lot 465
                              Certificates:
                              • PFC 278787 “Genuine, small corner creases at top right”
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                              120b-CAN-23

                              120b-CAN-23
                              Fault

                              Notes:
                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW01
                              • Quartered cork cancel
                              Provenance:
                              • Fifield, 5/31/1961
                              • RAS 3/25/2008 “centered to top left, small thin spot”
                              Certificates:
                              • PFC 2952 “Genuine”
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                              120b-CAN-24

                              120b-CAN-24
                              Fault

                              Notes:
                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW02
                              • Circle of wedges cancel
                              Provenance:
                              • Col. Green, Costales 10/1946
                              Certificates:
                              • PFC 317353 “Genuine small internal crease at bottom left”
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                              120b-CAN-25

                              120b-CAN-25
                              Unknown

                              Notes:
                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW03
                              • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                              Provenance:
                              • Fox 10/28/1958
                              • Fox 3/1984
                              Certificates:
                              • PFC 9656 “Genuine in all respects” Corner crease
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                              120b-CAN-26

                              120b-CAN-26
                              Unknown

                              Notes:
                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW04
                              • Cork cancel
                              Provenance:
                                Certificates:
                                • PFC 15398 “Genuine”
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                                120b-CAN-27

                                120b-CAN-27
                                Unknown

                                Notes:
                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW05
                                • Cork cancel
                                Provenance:
                                • Daniels 11/5/1953
                                • Stolow 5/23/1963
                                • Wolffers 9/16/1976
                                Certificates:
                                • PFC 16731 “Genuine”
                                • Comer perf crease, left perfs touch
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                                120b-CAN-28

                                120b-CAN-28
                                Unknown

                                Notes:
                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW06
                                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                Provenance:
                                • RAS 1980 Rarities “perfs tiny bit in at left”
                                Certificates:
                                • PFC 880 “Genuine”
                                • PFC 137039 “Genuine”
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                                120b-CAN-29

                                120b-CAN-29
                                Unknown

                                Notes:
                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW07
                                • Cork cancel
                                Provenance:
                                • Anderson, Laurence & Stryker 3/22/1955
                                • Fox 6/30/1964
                                • Stolow 12/1/1975
                                Certificates:
                                • PFC 58870 “Genuine”
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                                120b-CAN-30

                                120b-CAN-30
                                Unknown

                                Notes:
                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW08
                                • Cork cancel
                                • Nibbed perf at bottom
                                Provenance:
                                • Fox 10/16/1956
                                • CRL 10/6/1987
                                Certificates:
                                • PFC 3507 “Genuine”
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                                120b-CAN-31

                                120b-CAN-31
                                Fault

                                Notes:
                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW09
                                • Cork cancel
                                Provenance:
                                  Certificates:
                                  • PFC 47177 “Genuine, tiny defect at top”
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                                  120b-CAN-32

                                  120b-CAN-32
                                  Fault

                                  Notes:
                                  • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW10
                                  • Light cork cancel
                                  Provenance:
                                  • Gerber 4/7/1957 “minor margin faults”
                                  • New Amsterdam Collection, Cherrystone, 7/10/2019, lot 97 - $9,000 hammer
                                  Certificates:
                                  • PFC 558548 (2019) "Genuine, with a small sealed tear at bottom and two small diagonal creases at bottom left"
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                                  120b-CAN-33

                                  120b-CAN-33
                                  Fault

                                  Notes:
                                  • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW11
                                  • Light cork cancel
                                  Provenance:
                                  • Siegel 1966 Rarities sale, Sale 296, 2/24/1966 “small creases”
                                  Certificates:
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                                    120b-CAN-34

                                    120b-CAN-34
                                    Fault

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NW12
                                    • Circle of wedges cancel
                                    Provenance:
                                    • Picher Collection, Ward 10/23/1946 “perfs touch at left, closed tear at right, small repair”
                                    • Simmy 6/19/1964
                                    • Hoffman, Siegel Sale 956, 5/8/2008 “two small tears, small filled-in thin spot at right”
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 318752 “Genuine, two small tears, small filled in thin spot at right”
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                                    120b-CAN-35

                                    120b-CAN-35
                                    Unknown

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE01
                                    • Cork cancel and part of red transit at bottom
                                    Provenance:
                                    • Sotheby’s 11/20/1978 “perfs touch at right, corner perf crease”
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 20034 “Genuine”
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                                    120b-CAN-36

                                    120b-CAN-36
                                    Fault

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE02
                                    • Blue cancel
                                    Provenance:
                                    • Fox 9/24/1957
                                    • Herst 5/12/1971
                                    • Mohrmann 10//15/1973
                                    • “European”, RAS 12/13/1999
                                    • “light diagonal creases at B.R., small repaired tear at right”
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 23993 “Genuine defective and reperfed at left”
                                    • PFC 281052 “Genuine, small repair at right, light diagonal creases at bottom right”
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                                    120b-CAN-37

                                    120b-CAN-37
                                    Fault

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE03
                                    • Odd Cork cancel and part cds
                                    Provenance:
                                    • RAS 1965 Rarities “small closed tear”
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 15851 “Gen., small closed tear”
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                                    120b-CAN-38

                                    120b-CAN-38
                                    Sound

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE04
                                    • Circular cork cancel
                                    Provenance:
                                    • Ex Waterhouse
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 5911 “Genuine”
                                    • PFC 441901 “Genuine”
                                    • PF graded F-70
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                                    120b-CAN-39

                                    120b-CAN-39
                                    Fault

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE05
                                    • Segmented cork cancel
                                    Provenance:
                                    • Harmer, Rooke /6/1963 “short perfs, closed tear”
                                    Certificates:
                                    • PFC 42475 “Genuine, defects including closed tear”
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                                    120b-CAN-40

                                    120b-CAN-40
                                    Fault

                                    Notes:
                                    • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE06
                                    • Red 5-bar grid cancel
                                    Provenance:
                                    • RAS 1964 Rarities
                                    • RAS 9/12/1979
                                    • RAS 1983 Rarities “reperfed at left, corner crease and small thin”
                                    Certificates:
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                                      120b-CAN-41

                                      120b-CAN-41
                                      Fault

                                      Notes:
                                      • Formerly 120b-CAN-NE07
                                      • Cork cancel
                                      Provenance:
                                      • CRL 6/13/1989 “corner crease, short sealed tear”
                                      Certificates:
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                                        120b-CAN-42

                                        120b-CAN-42
                                        Fault

                                        Notes:
                                          Provenance:
                                            Certificates:
                                            • PFC 157926 “Genuine, reperfed at right”
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                                            120b-CAN-43

                                            120b-CAN-43
                                            Fault

                                            Notes:
                                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC01
                                            • Segmented cork cancel, part of red cds (transit?)
                                            Provenance:
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 112529 “Small thin spot, closed tear at left, reperfed at top”
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                                              120b-CAN-44

                                              120b-CAN-44
                                              Fault

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC02
                                              • Cork cancel
                                              Provenance:
                                              • HRH 5/23/1950
                                              • Engel Collection
                                              • Frank G. Back stock
                                              Certificates:
                                              • Bottom perfs touch, small tear at left not noted in PFC 12683
                                              • PFC 50374 “Genuine”
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                                              120b-CAN-45

                                              120b-CAN-45
                                              Fault

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC03
                                              • Segmented cork cancel
                                              Provenance:
                                              • Col. Green, Heiman 1/1946
                                              • HRH 2/18/1970
                                              • RAS 1984 Rarities “trivial corner perf crease”
                                              • Rose, RAS 9/27/1997 “tiny negligible corner perf crease at top right''
                                              • RAS 2005 Rarities (same descr.)
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 133724 “Genuine, corner perf crease top right”
                                              • PFC 320760 “Genuine tiny corner perf crease at top right”
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                                              120b-CAN-46

                                              120b-CAN-46
                                              Fault

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC04
                                              • Smudged cork cancel
                                              Provenance:
                                              • RAS 1987 Rarities “couple very trivial pressed perf. creases”
                                              • RAS 1989 Rarities (same as above)
                                              • RAS 9/29/2009 “small sealed tear at left and expertly repaired”
                                              • RAS 2013 Rarities, Sale 1048, 6/25/2013, lot 288
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 23664 “Gen. cancel and part of design erased”
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                                              120b-CAN-47

                                              120b-CAN-47
                                              Fault

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC05
                                              • Four squares cork cancel
                                              Provenance:
                                              • Harmer Rooke 1/11/1955 “faults”
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 448087 “Genuine, lightened cancel affecting color, added perf., tiny tear at right center, reperforated at left”
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                                              120b-CAN-48

                                              120b-CAN-48
                                              Sound

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC06
                                              Provenance:
                                              • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                              • RAS 1977 Rarities “short perf at top left”
                                              • Coulter, RAS 5/12/2006
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 6040 “Genuine and sound”
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                                              120b-CAN-49

                                              120b-CAN-49
                                              Fault

                                              120b-CAN-49

                                              120b-CAN-49
                                              Fault
                                              Photo before reperfing

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC07
                                              Provenance:
                                              • Light cork cancel
                                              • Herst 2/6/1964 “top perfs clipped, faint creases, small tear at bottom”
                                              • RAS 1990 Rarities “few small faults (creases, small tear, couple irregular perfs. at bottom), s.e. at top”
                                              Certificates:
                                              • PFC 144131 (1985) “Genuine, faint creases, small tear at bottom and perfs trimmed at top”
                                              • PSE 013333621 (2017) "It is genuine used, with a tiny tear and clipped perfs at bottom and reperforated at the top"
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                                              120b-CAN-50

                                              120b-CAN-50
                                              Fault

                                              Notes:
                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SC09
                                              • Cork cancel
                                              Provenance:
                                                Certificates:
                                                • RAS 11/15/2003 “small faults”
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                                                120b-CAN-51

                                                120b-CAN-51
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW01
                                                • Circle of wedges cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Ex West
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 55126 “Genuine, reperfed at left”
                                                • PFC 114376 “Genuine, reperfed at left”
                                                • PFC 121309 “Genuine, reperfed at left”
                                                • 2017 PSE certificate noting nibbed perfs but not reperfing
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                                                120b-CAN-52

                                                120b-CAN-52
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW02
                                                • Faint cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Harmer Rooke 11/17/1970
                                                • Harmer Rooke 10/19/1971
                                                • Schiff 1/19/1972
                                                • Harmer Rooke 7/6/1972
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 33744 “Gen., lightly creased and tiny tear at bottom”
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                                                120b-CAN-53

                                                120b-CAN-53
                                                Sound

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW03
                                                • Red town cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Siegel 8/27/1957
                                                • Frank G. Back stock (Christie’s)
                                                • Siegel 1992 Rarities
                                                • Dauer Collection, Siegel Sale 961, 9/23/2008, lot 73 - $40,000 hammer
                                                • Gary Petersen Collection, Siegel Sale 1234, 4/29/2021, lot 152
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 8501 (1957) “Gen. not repaired”
                                                • PFC 219845 (1990)“Genuine”
                                                • PFC 433463 (2005) “Genuine”
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                                                120b-CAN-54

                                                120b-CAN-54
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW04
                                                • Cork cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • RAS 7/28/1968
                                                • RAS 2/9/1971
                                                • Sotheby’s 10/1979
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 28145 “Genuine, extensively repaired”
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                                                120b-CAN-55

                                                120b-CAN-55
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW05
                                                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Signed HFC (Colman)
                                                • RAS 11/25/1969
                                                • Dauer, RAS 9/23/2008, lot 74 “tiny trivial corner crease at bottom right”
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 32217 “Gen., small internal crease in grill”
                                                • PFC 34094 “Gen., slight creasing”
                                                • PFC 276416 “Genuine, tiny corner crease at bottom right”
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                                                120b-CAN-56

                                                120b-CAN-56
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW06
                                                • Cork cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Shanahan’s 6/14/1958
                                                • “Beverly Hills”, RAS 12/4/2009
                                                • “tiny trivial corner crease at B.R.”
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 122789 “Genuine, corner perf crease at left”
                                                • PSE encapsulated (graded F-70)
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                                                120b-CAN-57

                                                120b-CAN-57
                                                Sound

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW07
                                                • Cork cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Stolow 6/6/1983
                                                • Frank G. Back stock (Christie’s)
                                                • RAS 2/27/2002 (sound)
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 115790 “Genuine”
                                                • PFC 499518 “Genuine”
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                                                120b-CAN-58

                                                120b-CAN-58
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW08
                                                • Cork cancel
                                                • Small repairs
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Kelleher 11/16/1957
                                                • HRH 10/1979
                                                Certificates:
                                                • No PFC
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                                                120b-CAN-59

                                                120b-CAN-59
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW09
                                                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • RAS 1976 Rarities “faint toning, thin spot”
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 442299 “Genuine, tiny corner crease at top right, small thin spot at edge of the vignette at right and faint toning in the top margin”
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                                                120b-CAN-60

                                                120b-CAN-60
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW10
                                                • (Partial Photo)
                                                • Grid cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • Freak perforations into “24”
                                                • Stolow 11/8/1962 “natural creases”
                                                Certificates:
                                                • No PFC
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                                                120b-CAN-61

                                                120b-CAN-61
                                                Sound

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW11
                                                • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                • HRH 6/17/1980
                                                • RAS 1987 Rarities
                                                • Drucker Collection, RAS 10/9/2002
                                                Certificates:
                                                • PFC 179203 “Genuine”
                                                • PFC 527818 "Genuine"
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                                                120b-CAN-62

                                                120b-CAN-62
                                                Fault

                                                Notes:
                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW12
                                                • Cork cancel
                                                Provenance:
                                                  Certificates:
                                                  • PFC 209197 “Genuine, left and bottom margins added, portions drawn in at left”
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                                                  120b-CAN-63

                                                  120b-CAN-63
                                                  Sound

                                                  Notes:
                                                  • Formerly 120b-CAN-SW13
                                                  • Segmented cork cancel, part of red transit
                                                  Provenance:
                                                  • Consul Klep
                                                  • Clifford C. Cole, RAS
                                                  • McKinney, SPG
                                                  • Natalee Grace, RAS
                                                  Certificates:
                                                  • RPS certificate 19098
                                                  • PFC 190753 “Genuine”
                                                  • PFC 390364 “Genuine”
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                                                  120b-CAN-64

                                                  120b-CAN-64
                                                  Fault

                                                  Notes:
                                                    Provenance:
                                                      Certificates:
                                                      • PFC 289808 “Genuine, light diagonal crease at left center”
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                                                      120b-CAN-65

                                                      120b-CAN-65
                                                      Sound

                                                      Notes:
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • RAS Sale 1037, 12/10/2012, lot 1686
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 510130 "Genuine"
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                                                        120b-CAN-66

                                                        120b-CAN-66
                                                        Fault

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE01
                                                        • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • Hessel, HRH 6/10/1976
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 59552 “Genuine, faint corner crease, tiny tear at left”
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                                                        120b-CAN-67

                                                        120b-CAN-67
                                                        Fault

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE02
                                                        • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • Stolow 6/2/1954 “creases”
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 293613 “Genuine, diagonal creases and small tears”
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                                                        120b-CAN-68

                                                        120b-CAN-68
                                                        Sound

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE03
                                                        • Circle of wedges cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • HRH 5/2/1979
                                                        • RAS 1993 Rarities
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 76161 “Genuine”
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                                                        120b-CAN-69

                                                        120b-CAN-69
                                                        Fault

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE04
                                                        • Segmented cork cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • Apfelbaum 3/25/1959
                                                        • Gerber private treaty, 10/7/1959
                                                        • RAS 1991 Rarities “negligible pressed out comer crease, minute tear at top”
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 10326 “Genuine, closed tears at top and bottom”
                                                        • PFC 241291 “Genuine, small closed tear at top and bottom, corner creases at bottom”
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                                                        120b-CAN-70

                                                        120b-CAN-70
                                                        Fault

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE05
                                                        • Heavy cork cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • Kelleher 1/1/1979
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 31427 “Gen., badly faded”
                                                        • PFC 144305 “Gen. badly faded”
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                                                        120b-CAN-71

                                                        120b-CAN-71
                                                        Fault

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE06
                                                        • Cork cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                        • Klein ad, 12/10/1938
                                                        Certificates:
                                                        • PFC 43592 “Genuine, closed tear at bottom”
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                                                        120b-CAN-72

                                                        120b-CAN-72
                                                        Unknown

                                                        Notes:
                                                        • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE07
                                                        • Cork cancel
                                                        Provenance:
                                                          Certificates:
                                                          • PFC 116415 “Genuine”
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                                                          120b-CAN-73

                                                          120b-CAN-73
                                                          Sound

                                                          Notes:
                                                          • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE08
                                                          • Segmented cork cancel
                                                          Provenance:
                                                          • Curie, H. Rooke 5/3/1939
                                                          Certificates:
                                                          • PFC 20402 “Genuine”
                                                          • PFC 478010 “Genuine”
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                                                          120b-CAN-74

                                                          120b-CAN-74
                                                          Fault

                                                          Notes:
                                                          • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE09
                                                          • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                          Provenance:
                                                          • H. Rooke 6/26/1941
                                                          • RAS 1993 Rarities “small sealed tear at left”
                                                          • RAS 1997 Rarities (same)
                                                          • RAS 2010 Rarities “few small flaws incl. sealed tear at upper left”
                                                          Certificates:
                                                          • PFC 488608 “Genuine, small sealed tear at upper left, 4th full perf. hole down from top”
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                                                          120b-CAN-75

                                                          120b-CAN-75
                                                          Fault

                                                          Notes:
                                                          • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE10 (Partial Photo)
                                                          • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                          Provenance:
                                                          • Mercury sale, 6/3/1970 “small hole in grill”
                                                          Certificates:
                                                          • No PFC
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                                                          120b-CAN-76

                                                          120b-CAN-76
                                                          Fault

                                                          Notes:
                                                          • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE11
                                                          • Cork cancel, part of red “PD” in oval
                                                          Provenance:
                                                          • RAS 1978 Rarities
                                                          • RAS 1981 Rarities
                                                          Certificates:
                                                          • PFC 249049 “Genuine, tiny corner crease top right”
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                                                          120b-CAN-77

                                                          120b-CAN-77
                                                          Fault

                                                          Notes:
                                                          • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE12
                                                          • Smudged cork cancel
                                                          Provenance:
                                                          • Siegel 6/12/1980 “bottom perfs into frame, corner perf crease”
                                                          • Siegel 2020 Rarities, Sale 1224, 6/30/2020, lot 127 - $5,000 hammer
                                                          Certificates:
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                                                            120b-CAN-78

                                                            120b-CAN-78
                                                            Fault

                                                            Notes:
                                                            • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE13 (old Photo)
                                                            • Heavy cork cancel
                                                            Provenance:
                                                            • I. Weinberg private treaty ad, 4/1/1984 “faint staining on back”
                                                            Certificates:
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                                                              120b-CAN-79

                                                              120b-CAN-79
                                                              Fault

                                                              Notes:
                                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE14
                                                              • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                              Provenance:
                                                              • Fox 4/21/1952
                                                              • Siegel Sale 1187, 7/25/2018, lot 212 - $10,500 hammer
                                                              Certificates:
                                                              • PFC 438086 “Genuine, tiny corner perforation tear at top left”
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                                                              120b-CAN-80

                                                              120b-CAN-80
                                                              Fault

                                                              Notes:
                                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE15
                                                              • Cork cancel
                                                              Provenance:
                                                              • RAS 1985 Rarities “small closed tear at left”
                                                              Certificates:
                                                              • PFC 141417 “Genuine, small closed tear at left”
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                                                              120b-CAN-81

                                                              120b-CAN-81
                                                              Fault

                                                              Notes:
                                                              • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE16
                                                              • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                              Provenance:
                                                              • Fox 1/18/1961
                                                              • RAS 8/9/1966 “top perfs clipped, thin spot”
                                                              Certificates:
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                                                                120b-CAN-82

                                                                120b-CAN-82
                                                                Fault

                                                                Notes:
                                                                • Right margin and perfs added
                                                                • Formerly 120b-CAN-SE17
                                                                • Segmented cork cancel
                                                                Provenance:
                                                                • Tapling collection (British Library)
                                                                Certificates:
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                                                                  120b-CAN-83

                                                                  120b-CAN-83
                                                                  Fault

                                                                  Notes:
                                                                  • Circle of 8 wedges cancel
                                                                  Provenance:
                                                                  • Lake Shore, RAS 12/7/2004 “some faults incl. repaired thins and sealed tear”
                                                                  Certificates:
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