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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 = 65-E15c
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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
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
E
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 12, 1861 Contract Essays: 3-Cent National Bank Note Co., 3c Deep Red Brown, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), National Bank Note Co., 3c Deep Red Brown, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)National Bank Note Co., 3c Deep Red Brown, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). 42 x 52mm with die no. 441 and imprint at bottom -- this state of the die was used to produce Plate 2, from which First Design proofs and stamps were printed, the die shows ornamentation around perimeter and more elaborate ornamentation inside numerals and "US" than appears on the next state of the die or 3c Second Design stamps -- exceptional depth of color which we are calling Deep Red Brown (none of the listed colors describe this), incomplete light pencil notation at bottom, Very Fine

2,000
900
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2018-03-27
United States and Possessions
E
Sale Number 1179, Lot Number 2010, Essays, Proofs and Specimens: 1847 thru 1861 Issues3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk on 70 x 70mm card with full die sinkage, No. 441 and imprint below, some slight staining at top left, otherwise Very Fine, ex "Lake Shore"

2,000
650
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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)
E
Sale Number 909, Lot Number 1098, 1861-66 Issue (National Bank Note Co.)National Bank Note Co., 3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c), National Bank Note Co., 3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c)National Bank Note Co., 3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c). Die sunk on 70 x 69mm card with full die sinkage, No. 441 and imprint at bottom, deep rich color, pencil "C.1:7. 1:10" at bottom and ink smear in printed color at top right well clear of design, Very Fine and choice, ex Hackett and Finkelburg

2,000
2,500
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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)
E
Sale Number 909, Lot Number 1099, 1861-66 Issue (National Bank Note Co.)National Bank Note Co., 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), National Bank Note Co., 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)National Bank Note Co., 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Reduced to stamp size, intense shade, filled thin at top, appears Fine

2,000
300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-09-27
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 2)
E
Sale Number 900, Lot Number 244, 1861-66 Issue (National Bank Note Co.)3c Scarlet, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c), 3c Scarlet, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c)3c Scarlet, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c). Die sunk on 70 x 85mm card with full die sinkage, some toning, otherwise Fine

1,350
750
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-02-02
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 134, 1861 Issue 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk on 70 x 70mm card with full die sinkage, No. 441 and imprint below, some slight staining at top left, otherwise Very Fine

2,000
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-02-02
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 135, 1861 Issue 3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Dark Orange Red, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk on 70 x 70mm card with full die sinkage, No. 441 and imprint at bottom, pencil "D. Verm. 2-1/2 white" at bottom, few light age spots, otherwise Very Fine

2,000
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-02-02
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 136, 1861 Issue 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Black, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk n 70 x 84mm card, India trimmed within die sinkage area, fresh and Very Fine

2,000
1,200
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-02-02
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 137, 1861 Issue 3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk on 67 x 82mm card with full die sinkage, bright color, some toning spots, otherwise Very Fine, with 1983 P.F. certificate

2,850
850
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2005-02-02
The Lake Shore Collection of U.S. Essays and Proofs (Part 1)
E
Sale Number 890, Lot Number 138, 1861 Issue 3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1), 3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1)3c Pink, First Design, Die Essay on India (65-E15c; formerly 56TC1). Die sunk on 73 x 85mm card with full die sinkage, bright color, few light toned spots at top left, light horizontal crease at top, otherwise Very Fine

2,850
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 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 65-E15c

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