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Canal Zone
2017-07-25
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1162, Lot Number 841, U.S. Possessions - Canal Zone1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b), 1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b)1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b). Position 68, h.r., intense color in an especially deep shade, well-centered

VERY FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 1904 2-CENT "CANAL ZONE" OVERPRINT WITH THE "L" OF "CANAL" SIDEWAYS. ONE OF THE MOST UNUSUAL OF ALL CANAL ZONE ERRORS.

According to Canal Zone Stamps, this is the only example of a Canal Zone overprint where a letter is turned sideways. The authorities noticed the error, and went to the trouble of removing and destroying the one stamp from each pane. 920 were destroyed -- 17 unused and four used are recorded. This is the second we have offered since keeping computerized records.

2,250
2,000
United States
U.S. Possessions
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Canal Zone
2015-05-21
The Irwin J. Gibbs Collection of Canal Zone
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Sale Number 1099, Lot Number 1042, 1904 Third Issue (Scott 9-13)1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b), 1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b)1904, 2c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b). Position 68, h.r., intense color in an especially deep shade, well-centered

VERY FINE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 1904 2-CENT "CANAL ZONE" OVERPRINT WITH THE "L" OF "CANAL" SIDEWAYS. ONE OF THE MOST UNUSUAL OF ALL CANAL ZONE ERRORS.

According to Canal Zone Stamps, this is the only example of a Canal Zone overprint where a letter is turned sideways. The authorities noticed the error, and went to the trouble of removing and destroying the one stamp from each pane. 920 were destroyed -- 17 unused and four used are recorded. This is the second we have offered since keeping computerized records.

2,500
1,200
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United States
U.S. Possessions
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Canal Zone
2009-06-16
The Laila Collection of Hawaii and U.S. Possessions
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Sale Number 974, Lot Number 650, Canal Zone (Scott 4 thru 15)1904, 10c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b), 1904, 10c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b)1904, 10c Rose, "L" of "Canal" Sideways (10b). Single error in block of six, right center stamp the variety which is Position 68 on the sheet, h.r., radiant color

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE "CANAL ZONE" OVERPRINT WITH THE "L" OF "CANAL" SIDEWAYS. ONE OF THE MOST UNUSUAL OF ALL CANAL ZONE ERRORS.

According to Canal Zone Stamps, this is the only example of a Canal Zone overprint where a letter is turned sideways. The authorities noticed the error, and went to the trouble of removing and destroying the one stamp from each pane. 920 were destroyed -- 17 unused and four used are recorded.

With 2003 P.F. certificate. As an indication of rarity, this is the first we have offered since keeping computerized records.

2,500
2,500
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