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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 31, 1861 Contract Essays: 12-Cent 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1). Die sunk on 72 x 70mm card with full die sinkage, albino die no. 444 and black imprint at bottom, crisp shade and impression, Very Fine

700
225
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 71, Essays and Proofs: Presentation Large Die Die Proofs12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (69SP1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (69SP1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, Manuscript "Specimen" Overprint (69SP1). Die sunk on 104 x 138mm card with full die sinkage, matching impressions of die no. 444 and imprint at bottom, "Specimen" written in fancy magenta script diagonally across design, India is also tied to card by "National Bank Note Co. N.Y." embossed seal

VERY FINE. ONLY ONE SET OF THESE "SPECIMEN" DIE PROOFS WAS PRODUCED FOR THE 1861 ISSUE. THIS 12-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.

Ex "Belmont" (Siegel Sale 581). Unlisted in Scott

E. 2,000-3,000
1,200
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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
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Sale Number 1082, Lot Number 63, Essays and Proofs: 1861-66 Issue12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, "Specimen" Ovpt. (69P1 var), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, "Specimen" Ovpt. (69P1 var)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, "Specimen" Ovpt. (69P1 var). Mounted on 143 x 194mm card with orange "SPECIMEN" overprint across stamp and full imprint in orange at bottom, from a National Bank Note Co. sample book, stained below imprint at bottom, small edge flaw at right, could be cut down to eliminate stain, very scarce with no other examples appearing in Power Search, Scott Retail as normal die proof $700.00

E. 200-300
300
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2013-05-22
United States Essays, Proofs and Stamps
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Sale Number 1044, Lot Number 22, Essays and Proofs (1861 Issue)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1). On 87 x 83mm card with full die sinkage, bright shade and impression, Very Fine and choice, ex Vogel

700
475
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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
P
Sale Number 1037, Lot Number 1071, Essays and Proofs (1861-66 Issue)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1). On 152 x 224mm card with full die sinkage, imprint at bottom, fresh color and free of toning and creases, Extremely Fine

700
325
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2010-10-19
The Raymond Vogel Collection, Part One
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Sale Number 995, Lot Number 2002, 12c 1861 Issue - Essays, Proofs and Specimens12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1). On 87 x 83mm card with full die sinkage, bright shade and impression, Very Fine and choice

700
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2008-12-16
Important and Superb United States Stamps
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Sale Number 967, Lot Number 4015, Essays, Proofs and Specimens12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof on India (69P1). Die sunk on 6 x 8-3/4 in. card, National Bank Note Co. N.Y. imprint at bottom, Extremely Fine

700
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2008-09-24
United States Stamps
P
Sale Number 962, Lot Number 2057, Essays, Proofs and Specimens  (1861 Issue thru 1869 Pictorials)12c Black, Large Die Proof (69P1), 12c Black, Large Die Proof (69P1)12c Black, Large Die Proof (69P1). Die sunk on 140 x 218mm card, National Bank Note Co. imprint and faint "444" die no., Extremely Fine

700
450
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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
12c Black, Large Die Proof on India, Die Sunk on Card (69P1). 73x71mm showing full die sinkage, small scuff at T. of card and few toning spots, o/w appears Very Fine

700
200
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