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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
P
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 18, 1861 Contract Essays: 3-Cent 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1), 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1)3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). On 51 x 60mm card, showing die sinkage at top and bottom, albino die no. 441 and black imprint at bottom, brilliant color, Very Fine and surprisingly elusive, we have not sold another example outside of a set since 2012

1,000
325
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
P
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 70, Essays and Proofs: Presentation Large Die Die Proofs3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (65SP1), 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (65SP1)3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (65SP1). Die sunk on 115 x 136mm card with full die sinkage, matching light impressions of die no. 441 and imprint at bottom, "Specimen" written in fancy script diagonally across design, India is also tied to card by "National Bank Note Co. N.Y." embossed seal, some minor toning specks around edges of card

VERY FINE. ONLY ONE SET OF THESE "SPECIMEN" DIE PROOFS WAS PRODUCED FOR THE 1861 ISSUE. THIS 3-CENT PROOF IS THEREFORE UNIQUE.

A similar set of die proofs is known for the 1870 National Bank Note Co. Issue. That set is also unique.

Unlisted in Scott

E. 2,000-3,000
2,300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2009-12-16
United States Stamps
P
Sale Number 982, Lot Number 5188, 1861-66 Issue (Scott 56-67b)3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1), 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1)3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). 57 x 53mm, card mounted, albino National Bank Note Co. imprint and die no. 441, very slight toning and tiny "divot" above "P" of "Postage", otherwise Very Fine

1,000
160
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2003-05-13
The Milton Mitchell Collection of 3c 1861-66 Issue
P
Sale Number 859, Lot Number 6, 1861-66 Issue 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1), 3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1)3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). Die sunk on 150 x 224mm card with full die sinkage, die imprint at bottom, bright color, Very Fine

1,000
650
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1996-04-23
U.S. Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). Die sunk on 69 x 67mm card, Very Fine

1,000
260
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1996-04-23
U.S. Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). Die sunk on 77 x 77mm card, Very Fine

1,000
150
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1996-04-23
U.S. Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). 48 x 50mm, mounted on card, Very Fine

1,000
50
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1994-09-27
United States Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof (65P1). Die sunk on 150 x 225mm card, no imprint, design attractively oxidized, Fine

1,000
400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1994-09-27
United States Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). Die sunk on 110 x 151mm card, imprint below stamp, paper adhering to back with very slight thinning, some minor foxing far from 3c, Fine appearance

1,000
0
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
1994-09-27
United States Stamps and Covers
P
3c Rose, Large Die Proof on India (65P1). 46 x 53mm, small filled-in hole, far from design, Fine appearance

1,000
0
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