5c Red Brown, 10c Black, Large Die Proofs on Pink and Yellow Bond (1P1b-2P1b).
Sets on both papers, sizes from 36 x 46mm to 30 x 33mm, beautiful proof and paper colors, 10c on pink showing clear large stylized watermark
(not the same as the Crane & Co. watermark in lot 2020), showing cross-hatching, Very Fine sets, according to Brazer the American Bank Note Co. used paper from sample books of Crane & Co. and L.L. Brown Co. around 1895 to print 1847 Issue proofs, portions of these pages were watermarked
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