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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 = 63-E12
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
E
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 6, 1861 Contract Essays: 1-CentNational Bank Note Co., 1c Black, Large Die Essay on India (63-E12), National Bank Note Co., 1c Black, Large Die Essay on India (63-E12)National Bank Note Co., 1c Black, Large Die Essay on India (63-E12). 39 x 47mm with barely inked die no. 440 and fully inked imprint at bottom -- final state of progressive die design with dash below ornament to the right of upper left numeral and strengthened outer lines at sides -- small cutouts at top where numerals would appear, exceptional intense impression

VERY FINE. ONE OF ONLY TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THIS NATIONAL BANK NOTE COMPANY ESSAY.

The other recorded example of this rare essay was offered in our 1999 sale of the Falk Finkelburg collection

1,500
2,000
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
E
Sale Number 816, Lot Number 1134, 1c 1861-66 Issue Essays1c Black, Die Essay on India (63-E12), 1c Black, Die Essay on India (63-E12)1c Black, Die Essay on India (63-E12). Die sunk on 70 x 80mm card, showing full die sinkage, incredibly intense impression, Extremely Fine and choice

1,250
2,700
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