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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 2022/01/01, Catalogue = 63TC5, Symbol IN ("TC")
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Lot#/
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Symbol
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Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2019-10-22
United States Stamps
TC
Sale Number 1209, Lot Number 1014, Essays, Proofs and Specimens: 1845 thru 1869 Issues1c 1861 Issue, Lowenberg, Wyckoff and MacDonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5, 63TC6), 1c 1861 Issue, Lowenberg, Wyckoff and MacDonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5, 63TC6)1c 1861 Issue, Lowenberg, Wyckoff and MacDonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5, 63TC6). 26 proofs organized by patent on a stock page, nine are Lowenberg, 16 are Wykoff and one McDonough (which only comes in two shades of Brown), wonderful range of colors with more than 75% completion of all known colors without duplication, also a mix of imperforate and perforated, Fine-Very Fine and an outstanding group of these fascinating patents, Lowenberg and Wyckoff used different types of coated paper and MacDonough used glycerin based ink, accompanied by an identification chart and list of all known colors compiled by Essay-Proof expert James E. Lee, for a discussion of these essays see Lee's Chronicle article (No. 209, pp. 40-43, copy accompanies lot)

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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
TC
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 201, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Other Patents1c 1861 Issue, MacDonough, Lowenberg and Wyckoff Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5), 1c 1861 Issue, MacDonough, Lowenberg and Wyckoff Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5)1c 1861 Issue, MacDonough, Lowenberg and Wyckoff Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5). 14 stamps mounted on an exhibit page, nice range of colors and a mix of imperforate and perforated, showing all three of the patents, MacDonough using glycerin based ink, Lowenberg and Wyckoff using different types of coated paper, a few show a narrow wipe with water to demonstrate the fugitive nature of the printing, well-centered, fresh and Very Fine, these were culled from a much larger group by Mr. Drews, retaining only the choicest examples

E. 500-750
950
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2014-10-21
The William Fekete Collection
TC
Sale Number 1082, Lot Number 71, Essays and Proofs: 1861-66 Issue1c 1861 Issue, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5), 1c 1861 Issue, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5)1c 1861 Issue, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Wove (63TC5). Six blocks of four and three singles, patents incl. Lowenberg, Wyckoff and MacDonough, all imperforate, range of colors without duplication, Very Fine and attractive group, Scott Retail as singles

1,080
600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-10-09
United States Essays and Proofs
TC
Sale Number 1053, Lot Number 121, 1867-68 Re-Use Prevention Essays1c Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Six, incl. five bottom margin imprint and plate no. blocks of twelve and one of eight, each different color incl. Rose, Yellow Green, Yellow Orange, Orange Red, Dull Blue, Gray Lilac, all have ample to large margins, typical wrinkling and crackling as always found with Lowenberg patent paper, all appear Very Fine, an impressive and rare group of plate blocks, ex Finkelburg, Scott Retail as singles which does not convey the scarcity of this lot

2,720
1,200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-10-09
United States Essays and Proofs
TC
Sale Number 1053, Lot Number 123, 1867-68 Re-Use Prevention Essays1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Eight bottom margin imprint and plate no. 27 blocks of twelve, all have large margins, range of colors incl. three subtly different shades of Brown, Black, Deep Red Orange, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Deep Green, wonderfully clear and intense impressions which is a defining feature of the Wyckoff patent, couple small faults, all appear fresh and Very Fine, an exceptional and rare set of Wyckoff plate blocks, ex Finkelburg, Scott Retail as singles which does not convey the scarcity of this lot

3,840
4,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2012-12-10
United States and Foreign Stamps and Covers
TC
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1102, Essays and Proofs (Re-Use Prevention Essays thru Atlanta Proofs)1c Green, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Green, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Green, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Bottom imprint and plate no. 27 block of twelve, large margins all around, rich color, characteristic paper ridges, Very Fine

E. 500-750
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2012-12-10
United States and Foreign Stamps and Covers
TC
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1103, Essays and Proofs (Re-Use Prevention Essays thru Atlanta Proofs)1c Rose Pink, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Rose Pink, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Rose Pink, Lowenberg Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Bottom imprint and plate no. 27 block of twelve, large margins, bright color, characteristic paper irregularities, Very Fine

E. 500-750
700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2012-12-10
United States and Foreign Stamps and Covers
TC
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1105, Essays and Proofs (Re-Use Prevention Essays thru Atlanta Proofs)1c Lowenberg, Wyckoff and Macdonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Surface Coated Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Lowenberg, Wyckoff and Macdonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Surface Coated Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Lowenberg, Wyckoff and Macdonough Patents, Trial Color Plate Proofs on Surface Coated Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Group of eight blocks of four and two blocks of eight, range of colors incl. about half in Brown from both Wyckoff and Macdonough, one block in Green with full imprint at top, characteristic paper irregularities, overall Very Fine group, Scott Retail as singles

1,920
950
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2012-12-10
United States and Foreign Stamps and Covers
TC
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1107, Essays and Proofs (Re-Use Prevention Essays thru Atlanta Proofs)1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Eight singles, each a different color, incl. one with part imprint, large margins, bright colors, Very Fine and attractive group

320
170
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2011-03-08
United States Stamps
TC
Sale Number 1007, Lot Number 2036, Essays and Proofs - 1861 Issue thru Banknotes1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5), 1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5)1c Wyckoff Patent, Trial Color Plate Proof on Surface Starched Paper, Imperforate (63TC5). Bottom imprint and plate no. 27 block of twelve, Orange Brown color, large margins all around, pos. 2 small flaw causing unprinted area in Franklin's face, Very Fine, scarce plate block

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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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 2022/01/01, Catalogue = 63TC5, Symbol IN ("TC")

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