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

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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