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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 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 300S-313S, Symbol IN ("S")
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General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2020-12-15
U.S. & Hawaii Stamps & Postal History
S
Sale Number 1230, Lot Number 1677, Essays, Proofs and Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E). Overprints in various positions including sides, tops, bottoms and diagonal, original gum with some slightly disturbed or h.r., Fine-Very Fine set

2,950
950
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2020-10-19
Outstanding United States Stamps and Gold Coins
S
Sale Number 1227, Lot Number 2058, Essays, Proofs and Specimens1c-$5, 1c-$51c-$5.00 1902-03 Issue, "SPECIMEN" Diagonal Ovpt. in Capital Letters (300S-var-313S var). Complete set of 14, each with large capital letter "SPECIMEN" overprint reading down diagonally, slightly disturbed original gum, six with natural s.e. on one side, a few trivial flaws

FINE-VERY FINE AND RARE COMPLETE SET OF THE 1902 ISSUE WITH "SPECIMEN" OVERPRINT APPLIED BY BRITISH POSTAL AUTHORITIES.

Similar to the "Ultramar" overprints, these were applied to U.S. stamps provided to postal authorities as examples of what would appear on mail coming from the United States. While individual values of these Specimen overprints are sometimes found, a complete set is extremely rare.

Ex Ainsworth and Brody.

E. 1,500-2,000
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1072, Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E, 319S-E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E, 319S-E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E, 319S-E). Overprints in various positions including sides and bottom, some including three dollar-values split, h.r., No. 319 no gum, $5.00 pulled perf at top, otherwise Fine-Very Fine set, scarce with the extra 2c Shield

3,060
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1073, Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E). Overprints in various positions including sides, top and bottom, a few such as $5.00 split side to side, h.r., 15c s.e. at left, Fine-Very Fine and scarce set

2,950
850
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2020-05-27
United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 1221, Lot Number 1074, Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Overprint Ty. E (300-313S-E). Complete set, original gum, several have minor h.r., 2c corner crease, 6c s.e., 1c-50c Fine-Very Fine, $1.00 Fine, $2.00 and $5.00 Extremely Fine, rarely found in the choice condition of this set

2,950
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2017-10-24
Classic Bureau Issues featuring Dr. Heimburger and Brody Collections
S
Sale Number 1165, Lot Number 118, 1902-08 Issue: Essays, Proofs, Specimens1c-$5, 1c-$51c-$5.00 1902-03 Issue, "SPECIMEN" Diagonal Ovpt. in Capital Letters (300S-var-313S var). Complete set, each with large capital letter "SPECIMEN" ovpt. reading down diagonally, slightly disturbed original gum, six with natural s.e. on one side, a few trivial flaws

FINE-VERY FINE AND RARE COMPLETE SET OF THE 1902 ISSUE WITH "SPECIMEN" OVERPRINT APPLIED BY BRITISH POSTAL AUTHORITIES.

Similar to the "Ultramar" ovpts., these were applied to U.S. stamps provided to postal authorities as examples of what would appear on mail coming from the United States. While individual values of these Specimen overprints are sometimes found, a complete set is extremely rare.

Ex Ainsworth

E. 2,000-3,000
1,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2015-04-28
The Robert R. Hall Collection of Outstanding United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 1096, Lot Number 535, 1902-08 Issues (Scott 300-313)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S-E to 313S-E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S-E to 313S-E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S-E to 313S-E). Overprints in various places incl. at top, bottom, left or right reading up, some h.r., original gum with a few Mint N.H., a couple small flaws incl. 1c slightly rounded corner, $5.00 reperfed, generally Fine, a scarce set

2,950
950
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2014-09-16
United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 1078, Lot Number 16, Proofs and Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S E-313S E), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S E-313S E)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300S E-313S E). Overprints in various places incl. at top, bottom, left or right reading up, some h.r., few faults incl. thins, Fine-Very Fine appearance, a scarce set

2,950
1,900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2009-06-23
United States Stamps
S
Sale Number 975, Lot Number 1033, Essays, Proofs and Specimens1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300SE-313SE), 1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300SE-313SE)1c-$5.00 1902 Issue, Specimen Ovpt. Ty. E (300SE-313SE). Five values to 13c with original gum, others no gum, $2.00 reperfed at right, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

2,500
750
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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 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 300S-313S, Symbol IN ("S")

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