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2018-12-12
The Richard Drews Collection of United States 1861-68 Issues
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Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 269, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Experimental Grills and OthersNational Bank Note Co., 2c-3c Yellow Orange, Untrimmed Shield Die Essay on India (79-E28b), National Bank Note Co., 2c-3c Yellow Orange, Untrimmed Shield Die Essay on India (79-E28b)National Bank Note Co., 2c-3c Yellow Orange, Untrimmed Shield Die Essay on India (79-E28b). 95 x 51mm with embossed design, signed in pencil "Edmund Oldham" at bottom, translucency at right from hinge

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THIS 2-CENT-3-CENT DUAL ESSAY.

Edward Oldham was a prominent bank note engraver from Ireland. After emigrating to New York he worked at National Bank Note Co. from 1863 until his death in 1894 (see A History of Long Island by Peter Ross, 1902, at Google Books).

Ex "Lake Shore". Scott Retail has long remained at $1,000.00 for this, despite its $2,900 hammer realization in our 2007 "Lake Shore" sale

E. 1,500-2,000
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U.S. Essays, Proofs and Specimens
2007-02-27
United States Stamps
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Sale Number 930, Lot Number 1116, Essays, Proofs and Specimens: 1861-68 IssuesNational Bank Note Co., 3c Orange, Untrimmed Die Essay on India (79-E28b), National Bank Note Co., 3c Orange, Untrimmed Die Essay on India (79-E28b)National Bank Note Co., 3c Orange, Untrimmed Die Essay on India (79-E28b). 95 x 51mm, signed in pencil "Edmund Oldham" at bottom, translucency at right from hinge, Very Fine and choice, scarce, this is the first we have offered since keeping computerized records

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