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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 = 65TC1a
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Date
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Grade
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
2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 15, 1861 Contract Essays: 3-Cent 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae), 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae)3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae). Die sunk on 62 x 59mm card which is cut close to the India paper but shows full die sinkage, albino die no. 441 and imprint at bottom, intense shade, Very Fine, lovely trial color proof

2,500
1,300
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 16, 1861 Contract Essays: 3-Cent 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae), 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae)3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1ae). On 45 x 43mm card, clearly showing die layout lines, manuscript at top right partly trimmed away, Very Fine, scarce and attractive trial color proof, ex "Lake Shore"

2,500
275
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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
TC
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 17, 1861 Contract Essays: 3-Cent 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on Thick Glazed Card (65TC1af), 3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on Thick Glazed Card (65TC1af)3c Black, Large Die Trial Color Proof on Thick Glazed Card (65TC1af). 55 x 73mm with albino die no. 441 and imprint at bottom, exceptional impression pops off this type of shiny card

VERY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED 1861 3-CENT BLACK LARGE DIE TRIAL COLOR PROOF ON GLAZED CARD.

There are a variety of trial colors for the 3c 1861 issued design listed in Scott. All but this single example are printed on India paper. Despite that fact, Scott prices this the same as the India paper proofs.

Ex "Lake Shore"

2,500
1,000
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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 1068, Essays and Proofs (1861-66 Issue)3c Brown, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a), 3c Brown, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a)3c Brown, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a). Die sunk on 152 x 225mm card with full die sinkage, imprint and die no. at bottom, Very Fine, lovely trial color proof

2,500
1,100
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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 1069, Essays and Proofs (1861-66 Issue)3c Dark Rose, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a), 3c Dark Rose, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a)3c Dark Rose, Large Die Trial Color Proof on India (65TC1a). Die sunk on 143 x 225mm card with full die sinkage, imprint at bottom printed in black, deep rich color, Very Fine, scarce and attractive trial color proof

2,500
650
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