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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
E
Sale Number 1195, Lot Number 188, Essays for Re-Use Prevention: Unknown AuthorsUnknown Author, 2c Dull Black & Bronze, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a), Unknown Author, 2c Dull Black & Bronze, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a)Unknown Author, 2c Dull Black & Bronze, "U.S. Postage" Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a). U.S. 7mm high, original gum, h.r., margins clear of outer frame all around, punch out under the bronze "S", Very Fine and rare, this essay comes in two varieties, with U.S. 7mm high (offered here) and 10mm high (79-E2b), both are rare but we have encountered only one other of the 7mm height variety

5,000
2,600
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 205, 1867 Grilled Issue Essays2c Dull Black & Bronze, Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a), 2c Dull Black & Bronze, Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a)2c Dull Black & Bronze, Re-Use Prevention Essay (79-E2a). Large margins, almost completely intact, full original gum

EXTREMELY FINE. A WONDERFUL EXAMPLE OF THIS REMARKABLY RARE RE-USE PREVENTION ESSAY.

Very few are known. The example offered here is in a beautiful state of preservation.

5,000
4,250
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