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Date
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Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2010-10-21
The Wagshal Collection, Part 3: 3c 1851-57 Issues
TC
Sale Number 996, Lot Number 3001, 3c 1851-57 Issue Proofs3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5), 3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5)3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5). Margins all around, three vertical pen strokes neatly applied by printer, plated by Dr. Chase as Position 18R4

VERY FINE. THE BETTER OF ONLY TWO KNOWN EXAMPLES OF THE FINISHED 3-CENT DESIGN IN BLACK. A STRIKING RARITY.

Ex Brazer, Joyce and Piller. The Scott Retail value has not changed since this example was offered in our 1993 Piller sale

3,000
5,500
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2001-10-15
United States Stamps
TC
Sale Number 839, Lot Number 116, Specialized 3c 1851-57 Issue (Proofs and Trial Proofs)3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Wove (11TC5), 3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Wove (11TC5)3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Wove (11TC5). Margins to tiny bit in, lightened vertical penstrokes which were applied by the printer, Chase note on back states "almost surely Plate 4"

FINE AND RARE. ONE OF ONLY THREE RECORDED TRIAL COLOR PROOFS IN BLACK.

The last example to be offered was in our sale of the Falk Finkelburg collection in September 1999, where it realized $2,500. This and the other example were last offered in our sale of the Piller collection in 1993. Ex Brazer, Joyce and Piller.

3,000
3,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1999-09-29
The Falk Finkelburg Collection of U.S. Essays & Proofs
TC
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1085, 1851 Issue Proofs - 1c to 5c3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Stamp Paper (11TC5), 3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Stamp Paper (11TC5)3c Black, Trial Color Plate Proof on Stamp Paper (11TC5). Clear margins to just in, intense shade, four unusual vertical pen lines, Very Fine and very rare trial color proof

3,000
2,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1993-03-25
The Stanley M. Piller 1851-57 Three Cent Collection
TC
Sale Number 748, Lot Number 27, Essays and Proofs3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5), 3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5)3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5). Margins all around, three vertical pen strokes applied by printer, plated by Dr. Chase as Pos. 18R4, Very Fine and striking rarity, this and the following lot being the only recorded examples of the finished design in Black, ex Brazer, Joyce

3,000
2,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1993-03-25
The Stanley M. Piller 1851-57 Three Cent Collection
TC
Sale Number 748, Lot Number 28, Essays and Proofs3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5), 3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5)3c Black Trial Color Proof on Wove Paper (11TC5). Margins to tiny bit in, lightened pen strokes (as on previous lot), Chase note on back "almost surely Plate 4," Fine and one of two recorded trial color proofs in Black, ex Brazer, Joyce

3,000
1,900
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