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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=Back-of-Book, Issue/Country=U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 184-E15b
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2017-05-12
The Vaquero Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs
E
Sale Number 1158, Lot Number 4195, 1870-88 Bank Note Issues EssaysContinental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Complete set of all five Scott-listed colors, from 23 x 32mm to 35 x 37mm, four show part of cracked die at top, few small thin spots

FINE-VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE COMPLETE SET OF ALL FIVE SCOTT-LISTED COLORS FOR THE 3-CENT CONTINENTAL BANK NOTE COMPANY WITH THE "PORTAGE" SPELLING ERROR ON PROOF PAPER.

Four of the five essays show the "Portage" spelling error. One shows the normal "Postage." This is the only complete set we have offered since keeping computerized records

2,600
1,600
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-03-26
United States Stamps
E
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1070, Essays and Proofs (1870-90 Bank Note Issues)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Complete set of all five Scott-listed colors, from 23 x 32mm to 35 x 37mm, four show part of cracked die at top, few small thin spots, Fine-Very Fine appearance, a rare complete set, this is the first complete set we have offered since keeping computerized records

2,600
2,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-03-26
United States Stamps
E
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1071, Essays and Proofs (1870-90 Bank Note Issues)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Three, including Black, Dull Blue and Dull Green, approximately 30 x 34mm, bright colors, first with small thin spot at upper right, Very Fine appearance, scarce group

1,600
1,000
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-03-26
United States Stamps
E
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1072, Essays and Proofs (1870-90 Bank Note Issues)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Two, one in Black and one in Dull Scarlet, approximately 37 x 37mm, each shows part of cracked die at top, small thin spots away from design, Very Fine appearance, scarce

1,100
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-03-26
United States Stamps
E
Sale Number 1040, Lot Number 1073, Essays and Proofs (1870-90 Bank Note Issues)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Black, Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Black, Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Black, Indian Maiden, Large Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). 38 x 38mm, showing part of cracked die at top, detailed impression, Very Fine and choice

600
375
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2006-10-19
United States Bank Note Issues, featuring the Mercedes Collection
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Sale Number 922, Lot Number 1023, EssaysContinental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Dull Green, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Dull Green, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Dull Green, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). 34 x 39mm, rich color, Very Fine and choice, scarce so large, Scott Catalogue notes this is "about 28 x 35mm"

500
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2006-04-20
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 3)
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Sale Number 909, Lot Number 1318, Continental Bank Note Co.Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)Continental Bank Note Co., 3c Indian Maiden, Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Two, incl. Dull Green and Dull Brown, first on card and stamp size, second 36 x 35mm, Fine-Very Fine

1,000
700
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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
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Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1673, 1c-3c Continental Bank Note Co. Essays3c Indian Maiden, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b), 3c Indian Maiden, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b)3c Indian Maiden, Continental Die Essay on Proof Paper (184-E15b). Four, incl. Green, Dull Scarlet, Dull Brown and Dull Blue Green, each approx. 30 x 36mm, each shows interesting die crack at top, Very Fine group

2,000
1,250
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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=U.S. Stamps, General=Back-of-Book, Issue/Country=U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 184-E15b

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